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Procedure on Approval of Bills in the Philippines (with Comments)

A bill is introduced by any member of the House of Representatives or the Senate except for some measures that must originate only in the House of Representatives. (Note: Most of the Bills should come from the House of Representatives, Why? Because the House represents the sectoral, marginalized, local and under represented, the House of … Continue reading Procedure on Approval of Bills in the Philippines (with Comments)

Solo Learn (Python for Beginners): Tip Calculator

Variables: When you go out to eat, you always tip 20% of the bill amount. But who’s got the time to calculate the right tip amount every time? Not you that’s for sure! You’re making a program to calculate tips and save some time. Your program needs to take the bill amount as input and … Continue reading Solo Learn (Python for Beginners): Tip Calculator

The Rules on Interpretation of the Constitution (Political Law)

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The Rules on Interpretation of the Constitution (Political Law) The rules in Interpretation of the Constitution are as follows: Verba legis – That the words of the constitution are interpreted in their ordinary meaning unless technical terms are employed. (the explanation already speaks for itself. Remember not everyone governed by the Constitution are law makers, … Continue reading The Rules on Interpretation of the Constitution (Political Law)

Author’s Career Progression

Hi guys, how are you doing? *Excited* This is BH speaking, guys, I already finished my Masters Degree in Public Administration. (Perhaps the Professors took pity on me. lol) Remember this blog post? Career Hesitancy? Guess what, I already got a job and now I am studying Law. Yeeey, Just Excited to update everyone. It … Continue reading Author’s Career Progression

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Having movie actors and actresses in Philippine politics? Are we in favor of this?

            Actors and Actresses have always been with the Political Entity of the Philippines even during the time of conquistadors and foreign occupations. It became a practice that fame and celebrities brought forth many allies and political friends.             Going back to our constitution; there is no law prohibiting actors and actresses in running for … Continue reading Having movie actors and actresses in Philippine politics? Are we in favor of this?

A Unicameral or Bicameral Legislative Branch?

Bicameral Legislative Branch prevents the abuse of powers in unicameral laws, if there will be a unitary Legislative Branch, there will be no check and balances in accordance of formulating laws and governing the state to address citizens’ concern. Laws in a Bicameral Legislative Branch can be passed more efficiently and effectively since there is … Continue reading A Unicameral or Bicameral Legislative Branch?

Abolition of the Commission of Human Rights. Why or why not?

The CHR, created under the 1987 Constitution, was tasked to investigate all forms of human rights violations involving civil and political rights. It is embedded in our constitution in relation to the International Humanitarian Laws and other laws governing human rights. The 1987 Constitution of the Philippines, in Section 18 Article XIII says simply that … Continue reading Abolition of the Commission of Human Rights. Why or why not?

Solo Learn (Python for Beginners): Leaderboard

Strings You need to make a program for a leaderboard.The program needs to output the numbers 1 to 9, each on a separate line, followed by a dot:1.2.3....You can use the \n newline character to create line breaks, or, alternatively, create the desired output using three double quotes """. Solution 1: As you can see … Continue reading Solo Learn (Python for Beginners): Leaderboard

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How does the Philippines ensure the independence of the constitutional offices?

According to the 1987 Constitution of the Philippine Republic as stated in Article IX (Constitutional Commissions) that Constitutional Commissions which shall be independent are the Civil Service Commission, the Commission on Elections and the Commission on Audit. However, the Philippine government or the three (3) of its branches are independently monitored by the office of … Continue reading How does the Philippines ensure the independence of the constitutional offices?

Solo Learn (Python for Beginners): Flight Time

I've graduated decades ago so I am not updated on the latest trends and programming languages that emerged since Visual Basic, Turbo C, C++ and Java. I heard about this Python language and how user-friendly it is, so let's try this new language and hopefully to finish the Beginners Course. For those of you who … Continue reading Solo Learn (Python for Beginners): Flight Time