"Elpidio Quirino Achievements" Essays and Research Papers

  • Elpidio Quirino Achievements

    Elpidio Quirino Philippine President (1948-1953) 6th President of the Republic of the Philippines Vice-President: Fernando H. Lopez Assumed the remaining term & re-elected From The liberal party (LP) Also known as "apo lakay QUIRINO, ELPIDIO [Quirino, Elpidio] , 1890-1956, Filipino statesman, b. Ilocos Sur prov., Luzon. After he was admitted (1915) to the bar he became a law clerk in the Philippine senate. For many years he was Manual Quezon 's political aide. Quirino was elected (1919)...

    Elpidio Quirino, Hukbalahap, Liberal Party 858  Words | 3  Pages

  • E Quirino And Magsaysay

     "Every epoch has its own heroes and every hero has his own epoch." – E. Quirino Elpidio R. Quirino First term: April 17, 1948-December 30, 1949 (succeeded) Second term: December 30,1949-December 30, 1953 (elected) November 16, 1890 – February 29, 1956 Elpidio Rivera Quirino Accomplishments/Achievements: 1. The establishment of the Agricultural Credit Cooperative Financing Administration (ACCFA) to help farmers market their crops and save them from usurers. 2. The establishments...

    Elpidio Quirino, Federal government of the United States, Hukbalahap 507  Words | 3  Pages

  • Elpidio Quirino Biography, Problems, Achievements

    INTRODUCTION Elpidio Rivera Quirino, also known as “Apo Lakay”, born in 1890, was a Filipino politician and was the sixth President of the Philippines. He entered politics when he became a representative of Ilocos Sur from 1919-1925. He was elected senator from 1925-1931. He was part of the independence mission to Washington that freed the Philippines from American control in 1934. After the Japanese invasion in World War II he became a leader of the underground and was captured and imprisoned;...

    Elpidio Quirino, Hukbalahap, Manuel Roxas 5365  Words | 8  Pages

  • Literature Report

    Education and Secretary of Public Instructions in 1946. Some of his published works include the Educational Progress in the Philippines and Studies of Great Filipinos. Benitez was the recipient of the "Teacher of Teachers Award" from President Elpidio Quirino in 1948 and the Teacher of the Year Award from the UP College of Education Alumni in 1950.He was born in Pagsanjan, Laguna on June 4, 1887 to Higinio Benitez and Soledad Francia. INTRODUCTION What is an educated Filipino and what qualities...

    Democracy, Doctor of Education, Education 1096  Words | 23  Pages

  • Elpidio Quirino

    ELPIDIO QUIRINO Quirino, Elpidio (1890-1956), president of the Philippines (1948-1953). He was born in Vignan on Luzon, studied law,After obtaining a law degree from the University of the Philippines, near Manila, in 1915, Quirino practiced law until he was elected a member of the Philippine House of Representatives in 1919-25 and a senator in 1925-31. In 1934 he was a member of the Philippine independence mission to Washington, D.C., headed by Manuel Quezon, which secured the passage in Congress...

    Commonwealth of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino, Ilocos Sur 8289  Words | 22  Pages

  • Matrix

    PresidentsY/A | Political Philosophy | Achievements | Strengths | Weaknesses | Evaluation | Threats | Laws | GENERAL EMILIO FAMY AGUINALDOTerm: (1898- 1901) | | Aguinaldo is best remembered for the proclamation of Philippine Independence on June 12, 1898, in Kawit, Cavite. Aguinaldo formally established the first Philippine republic. He also designated diplomats who were assigned in the major world capitals to seek recognition of Philippine independence | | | | | | MANUEL LUIS QUEZONTerm:...

    Elpidio Quirino, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Joseph Estrada 1114  Words | 3  Pages

  • Social Science 1st year test

    property and reduced means of livelihood, poverty was lessened. ____4.The Huks were the most ineffective and unsufficient fighters against the Japanese ____5.Manuel Roxas issued a proclamation declaring as illegal the existence of the Huks. ____6.Elpidio Quirino’s foreign policy was aimed at continuing “unfriendly relations with the counties of the world” ____7.Rural upliftment and development such as “Land for the Landless” was initiated by Ramon Magsaysay. ____8.Ferdinand Marcos’ objective was...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino 836  Words | 8  Pages

  • Lala

    is considered the patron saint of teachers and educators. He was a general assembly of the brothers. Students had moved over to John Baptist's Christian schools, where studies were free of charge. This saint is the patron of teachers, his great achievement having been to provide a system of education for the common people at a time when the poor were grossly neglected; not mercy by founding charity schools, a cling which had been attempted countless times before only to end in repeated failure, but...

    De La Salle Araneta University, De La Salle Philippines, Education 1539  Words | 5  Pages

  • System of Government in the Philippines During..

    those who had worked together with the Japanese while at the same time the Huks were declared illegal. His administration ended prematurely when he died of heart attack April 15, 1948 while at the US Air Force Base in Pampanga. Vice President Elpidio Quirino (Liberal Party, henceforth referred to as LP) was sworn in as President after the death of Roxas in April 1948. He ran for election in November 1949 against Jose P. Laurel (Nacionalista Party, henceforth referred to as NP) and won his own four-year...

    Elpidio Quirino, Luzon, Manila 2220  Words | 6  Pages

  • University Vmgo and Company Profile

    Pres. Manuel A. Roxas proposed a bill seeking to establish a social security system for wage earners and low-salaried employees. This was recommended to Congress in his State of the Nation Address. After the death of President Roxas, Pres. Elpidio Quirino created the Social Security Study Commission on July 7, 1948. The creation of the Commission was his first official act upon his assumption to office. Based on the report of the Study Commission, a draft of the Social Security Act was submitted...

    Elpidio Quirino, Insurance, Manuel Roxas 1138  Words | 4  Pages

  • Sona 2013

    the First Congress on 27 January 1947, pursuant to CA 244. Beginning in 1949, SONAs were delivered at the newly-reconstructed Legislative Building. Only once did a President not appear personally before Congress: on 23 January 1950, President Elpidio Quirino, who was recuperating at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, delivered his SONA to a joint session of Congress. His address was beamed through RCS in the United States and picked up by a local radio network at 10 o’clock in the morning in time for the...

    Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino, Ferdinand Marcos 968  Words | 3  Pages

  • Reaction paper

    With the establishment of the independent Republic of the Philippines in 1946, he rejoined government service when President Manuel Roxas appointed him to the Department of Foreign Affairs as the head of its legal division.[4] In 1948, President Elpidio Quirino appointed Macapagal as chief negotiator in the successful transfer of the Turtle Islands in the Sulu Sea from the United Kingdom to the Philippines.[5] That same year, he was assigned as second secretary to the Philippine Embassy in Washington...

    Diosdado Macapagal, Economy of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino 1580  Words | 5  Pages

  • Thesis Ojt

    in Congress, seeking the establishment of a social security system for wage earners and low-salaried employees. This he said on January 26, 1948, during his State of the Nation Address. On July 7, 1948, after the death of Pres. Roxas, Pres. Elpidio Quirino created a Social Security Commission, his first official act as president. This commission drafted the Social Security Act that was submitted to Congress. This draft was introduced by Rep. Floro Crisologo, SenatorsCipriano Primicias and Manuel...

    Elpidio Quirino, Employment, Insurance 1312  Words | 4  Pages

  • filipino

    Term 1 Manuel L. Quezon November 15, 1935 August 1, 19441 Nacionalista Sergio Osmeña 1 2 2 Sergio Osmeña August 1, 1944 May 28, 1946 Nacionalista vacant 3 Manuel Roxas May 28, 1946 July 4, 1946² Liberal Elpidio Quirino 3 1 Died due to tuberculosis at Saranac Lake, New York. ² End of Commonwealth government, independent Republic inaugurated. Quezon Administration (1935–1944)[edit] Manuel L. Quezon, president from 1935–44 In 1935 Quezon won the Philippine's first...

    Commonwealth of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino, Philippines 1836  Words | 7  Pages

  • Phil Hist

    national security, President Roxas granted the U. S. control of the military and naval bases at Clark Air Base and Subic Bay Naval Base, in exchange for military base The Hukbalahap Problem The Roxas administration and that of his successor, Elpidio Quirino, were faced with the Hukbalahap problem The Hukbalahap (short for Hukbo ng Bayan Laban sa Hapon) was founded early in 1942 as an anti-Japanese organization of peasants in Central Luzon The Hukbalahap was led by intellectuals like Pedro Abad...

    Elpidio Quirino, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Hukbalahap 1209  Words | 5  Pages

  • Historical Biographical Analysis on “Another Invitation to the Pope to Visit Tondo”

    Ateneo de Manila and curator of its art museum who was born on April 29, 1932 in Manila. He was born on the Third Republic of the Philippines when the country was already considered independent. He witnessed the administration of Manuel Roxas, Elpidio Quirino, Ramon Magsaysay, Carlos P. Garcia and Diosdado Macapagal. Macapagal ran for the re-election but he was defeated by Ferdinand Marcos. How was the Philippines during the Marcos regime and early before? Since 1940, it has been very hard...

    Catholic Church, Elpidio Quirino, Ferdinand Marcos 711  Words | 3  Pages

  • El Presidente

    Philippine Trade Act laws were accepted by the congress * he is in the 100 peso bill * was inaugurated as the new and first president of the new Republic because the Philippines was finally free after the WW II | Elpidio Quirino | April 17, 1948- December 30 1953 | * The Quirino administration (1948 - 1953) focused on two objectives: 1) to regain faith and confidence in the government. * And 2) to restore peace and order. He was more successful in the second objective – breaking the back of...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino 1007  Words | 3  Pages

  • Kapampangan Writers and Authors

    August 2, 1998. Despite of a busy schedule as the breadwinner of the family and patriarch of the Quiboloy clan, Delfin was a prolific husband and a very productive poet laureate, playwright, educator and a leader among his peers. His literary achievements included several awards, medals and trophies. His crowning glory was on March 1, 1969 when he was honored by the president of United Poet Laureates International, Dr. Amado Yuzon in recognition of Delfin's contribution to World Poetry in general...

    Diosdado Macapagal, Diosdado Macapagal International Airport, Elpidio Quirino 1260  Words | 4  Pages

  • Commonwealth of the Philippines

    Philippines, the Commonwealth was restored, and a one-year transitional period in preparation for independence began. Elections followed in April 1946 with Manuel Roxas winning as the first president of the independent Republic of the Philippines and Elpidio Quirino winning as vice-president. In spite of the years of Japanese occupation, the Philippines became independent exactly as scheduled a decade before, on July 4, 1946. Independence Main articles: Philippine independence and Republic Day (Philippines) ...

    Commonwealth of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino, Filipino language 2294  Words | 7  Pages

  • Malacañang over View

    President Osmeña’s term ended in the year 1946. Manuel A. Roxas become the first president of the third Philippine Republic in the year 1946. On the same year he granted the independence by the United States. He died in a heart attack year 1948. Elpidio R. Quirino as the vice president of Roxas took over the seat of being a Philippine president. There is a room inside the Malacañang where the former president’s memorabilia was placed. The said room was named after the president. Ramon F. Magsaysay is...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino 1042  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine History Matrix

    its president was Laurel. | PRESIDENTS AND THEIR STRENGTHS : Manuel Roxas - In 1948, Roxas declared amnesty for those arrested for collaborating with the Japanese during World War II, except for those who had committed violent crimes. Elpidio Quirino - His six years as president were marked by notable postwar reconstruction, general economic gains, and increased economic aid from the United States. Basic social problems, however, particularly in the rural areas, remained unsolved, and his...

    Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino, Ferdinand Marcos 866  Words | 4  Pages

  • Campaign for Philippine Independence

    the Nacionalista leaders with occasional Democrata participation to give a sense of national unity. Those who were prominently involved were: Manuel L. Quezon, Sergio Osmeña, Manue A. Roxas, Jose Abad Santos, Benigno Aquino Sr., Camilo Osias, Elpidio Quirino, All Nacionalistas, and Claro M. Recto, Emilio Tria Tirona, Juan Sumulong, Pedro Gil, Ruperto Montinola and all Democratas. The first Independence Mission was sent to the United States in 1919, which was the only one during the Democratic Administration...

    Elpidio Quirino, Franklin D. Roosevelt, House of Representatives of the Philippines 1671  Words | 5  Pages

  • Transition to Independence: the Commonwealth

    majority party DEMOCRATA -the opposition minority party, participation to give the campaign as semblance of national party 7 Nacionalista’s 1.Manuel L. Quezon 5.Benigno Aquino Sr 2.Sergio Osmena 6.Camilo Osias 3.Manuel A. Roxas 7. Elpedio Quirino  4. Jose Abad Santos FIVE DECRATA’S Claro M. Recto  Emilio Tria Torina Juan Sumulong Pedro Gil Ruperto Montinola THE INDEPENDENCE MISSION  1919- first parliamentary mission was sent to U.S during the administration of Woodrow Wilson...

    Calvin Coolidge, Elpidio Quirino, Flag of the United States 1072  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine President - History

    governments were established by the Commonwealth to take over from the military authorities.[5] Rehabilitation of the Philippine National Bank Following the restoration of the Commonwealth Government, the Congress was reorganized. Manuel Roxas and Elpidio Quirino were electedSenate President and Senate President pro tempore respectively. At the House of Representatives, Jose Zulueta of Iloilo was electedSpeaker and Prospero Sanidad as Speaker pro tempore. The opening session of the Congress was personally...

    Elpidio Quirino, Manuel Roxas, Philippines 2916  Words | 9  Pages

  • Sample Sona

    Official Gazette PH Elpidio Quirino, Third State of the Nation Address, January 22, 1951 Published: January 22, 1951. Latest update: June 1, 2012. “The State of the Nation” Message to Congress of His Excellency Elpidio Quirino President of the Philippines [January 22, 1951] MR. PRESIDENT, MR. SPEAKER, MEMBERS OF THE CONGRESS: I join you today in opening your greatest opportunity yet to make history for our people. This is a year exceptionally heavy with decision and destiny; and your...

    Congress, Elpidio Quirino, State 590  Words | 2  Pages

  • Ramon Magsaysay

    office 30 December 1953 – 17 March 1957 | Vice President | Carlos P. García | Preceded by | Elpidio Quirino | Succeeded by | Carlos P. García | Secretary of National Defense | In office 1 January 1954 – 14 May 1954 | President | Himself | Preceded by | Oscar Castelo | Succeeded by | Sotero B. Cabahug | In office 1 September 1950 – 28 February 1953 | President | Elpidio Quirino | Preceded by | Ruperto Kangleon | Succeeded by | Oscar Castelo | Member of the Philippine House...

    Armed Forces of the Philippines, Department of National Defense, Elpidio Quirino 8461  Words | 26  Pages

  • Philippine History

    meaning rattan palms, which used to grow abundantly along the shore of the river. " Palasans" later became paclasan and the setllement became the site of the first government of Roxas. Through Executive Order No. 181. President Elpidio Quirino, in a proclamation dated October 15, 1948 declared Paclasan as seperate town from Mansalay. The order, however, took effect on November 15,1948. The name paclasan was changed to Roxas and Roxas was born as a town. Andres Torrefiel, Sr. had been...

    Economics, Elpidio Quirino, Liberal Party 440  Words | 2  Pages

  • Presidents of the Philippines and Their Achievments

    In 1950, he was appointed member of the Council of State. Attended the Independence Day Celebration on June 12, 1962 after it was changed from July 4. Died February 6, 1964 of coronary thrombosis at the age of 95. Achievements The achievements of general General Emilio F. Aguinaldo is that he declared the independence of Philippine. He was alive between March 22, 1869 and February 6, 1964. This is a common Philippine homework question. Manuel L. Quezon Manuel Luis...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino 4566  Words | 15  Pages

  • Caloocan City and National Service Training

     QCPU POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY NATIONAL SERVICE TRAINING PROGRAM CIVIC WELFARE TRAINING SERVIC-GREEN LEAF PROGRAM #673 Quirino Highway San Bartolome, Novaliches Quezon City Green Leaf Program A Narrative Report Experience of Civic Welfare Training Service Program In Quezon City Polytechnic University In Partial Fulfilments of the Requirements On National Service Training Program Submitted to: Russel Lopez Sursigis Submitted by: SBGE-108 Group 1 SEMESTER 2013-2014 Martin,...

    Caloocan City, Commonwealth Avenue, Quezon City, Elpidio Quirino 4620  Words | 20  Pages

  • Transition Period in Commonwealth

    government was restored. Congress convened in its first regular session on July 9, 1945. It was the first time the people’s representatives have assembled since their election on November 11, 1941. Manuel Roxas was elected Senate President, and Elpidio Quirino was chosen President Pro Tempore. Jose Zulueta was speaker of the house, while Prospero Sanidad became speaker pro Tempore. The first law of this congress, enacted as commonwealth act 672, organized the central bank of the Philippines. The commonwealth...

    Commonwealth of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino, José P. Laurel 569  Words | 2  Pages

  • Diosdado Macapagal

    examination, Macapagal was invited to join an American law firm as a practicing attorney, a particular honor for a Filipino at the time. He was assigned as a legal assistant to President Manuel L. Quezon in Malacañan Palace. In 1948, President Elpidio Quirino appointed Macapagal as chief negotiator in the successful transfer of the Turtle Islands in the Sulu Sea from the United Kingdom to the Philippines.That same year, he was assigned as second secretary to the Philippine Embassy in Washington, D...

    Carlos P. Garcia, Diosdado Macapagal, Elpidio Quirino 3026  Words | 10  Pages

  • 21847859 The Japanese Occupation In The Philippines

    Europe Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (August 6 and 9, 1945) Japan finally surrendered on August 15, 1945- Emperor Hito Restoration of the Commonwealth Nacionalista Party – Sergio Osmeña, Eulogio Rodriguez Liberal Party – Manuel Roxas, Elpidio Quirino Last President of the Commonwealth – Manuel Roxas July 4, 1946 Proclamation of the Philippine Independence The End of the Japanese Occupation in the Philippines What were the events in the Philippines during the liberation of the Philippines...

    Douglas MacArthur, Elpidio Quirino, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo 2006  Words | 10  Pages

  • Mga Presidente Ng Pilipinas

    governments were established by the Commonwealth to take over from the military authorities. Rehabilitation of the Philippine National Bank Following the restoration of the Commonwealth Government, the Congress was reorganized. Manuel Roxas and Elpidio Quirino were elected Senate President and Senate President pro tempore respectively. At the House of Representatives, Jose Zulueta of Iloilo was elected Speaker and Prospero Sanidad as Speaker pro tempore. The opening session of the Congress was personally...

    Elpidio Quirino, José P. Laurel, Liberal Party 21976  Words | 66  Pages

  • History

    Moreno , Ting Jocson , Baby Delgado , Joseph Estrada , Claire ... Lumuhod Ka Sa Lupa! | Manuel "Fyke" Cinco | Rudy Fernandez, Jackie ... 11 KB (1,198 words) - 16:27, 2 February 2014 Tomas Cabili of the Philippines | president3 Manuel Roxas Elpidio Quirino | term ... He also won the first prize Jocson Medal in an annual debate in the ... 7 KB (920 words) - 01:41, 17 March 2013 Greggy Liwag School Scandal | Gina Alajar , Sandy Andolong , Ting Jocson | Gil Portes | ... Tommy Abuel , Edgar Mande...

    Elpidio Quirino, Emilio Aguinaldo, Katipunan 461  Words | 2  Pages

  • Summary of Manuel Roxas Legacy

    police contributed to the rise of the left-wing Hukbalahap (Huk) movement in the countryside. His heavy-handed attempts to crush the Huks led to widespread peasant disaffection. Roxas died in office in 1948 and was succeeded by his vice president, Elpidio Quirino. (see also Index: Hukbalahap Rebellion)...

    Elpidio Quirino, Liberal Party, Manuel Roxas 415  Words | 2  Pages

  • presidents of the phil

    November 6, 1959 due to heart attack and stroke became president on October 14, 1943 thru election ended his term on August 17, 1945 because he issued an Executive proclamation which declared the dissolution of his regime. *greatest contribution/achievements founded Lyceum of the Philippines University-Manila Controversies/Issues during Term -cooperated with the Japanese in contrast to the decision of Filipino Chief Justice Abad Santos -Food shortage - declared the country under martial law ...

    Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino, Filipino Roman Catholics 5409  Words | 39  Pages

  • 1)What Micro Environmental Factors Affected the Introduction and Re-Launch of the Toyota Prius? How Well Has Toyota Dealt with These Factors?

    industries to all the regions of the Philippines according to the natural resources thereof. III. FOREIGN AFFAIRS * Anti-Huk Policy – This policy is for nationalism, peace and order in foreign affairs especially with Japan. Elpidio R. Quirino I. POLITICAL * Fireside Chats Program – The weekly report about President Quirino’s activities to the public through radio programs from the Malacañang Palace. II. ECONOMIC * Rural Bank Act – Rural banks were opened...

    Carlos P. Romulo, Elpidio Quirino, Minimum wage 351  Words | 2  Pages

  • Notes

    following laws:   Republic Act No. 34 -- Established the 70-30 sharing arrangements and regulating share-tenancy contracts. Republic Act No. 55 -- Provided for a more effective safeguard against arbitrary ejectment of tenants.   President Elpidio Quirino (1948-1953) enacted the following law:   Executive Order No. 355 issued on October 23, 1950 -- Replaced the National Land Settlement Administration with Land Settlement Development Corporation (LASEDECO) which takes over the responsibilities...

    Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino, Ferdinand Marcos 2053  Words | 9  Pages

  • History of Alicia Bohol Philippines

    President Elpidio Quirino, then seeking reelection, lobbying to create Batuanan into a municipality with a pledge that the people thereat will deliver a solid vote for the liberal Party candidates in the 1949 national elections. Thus, President Elpidio Quirino, during his stopover in Dumaguete from Tagbilaran, Bohol on September 16, 1949 issued Executive Order No. 265 creating Batuanan into an independent municipality to be known as Alicia, in honor of his wife, Doña Alicia Syquia Quirino. On January...

    Aldous Huxley, Bohol, Dagohoy Rebellion 623  Words | 2  Pages

  • Ramon Magsaysay

    the life of Ramon Magsaysay. It contains his life story before becoming becoming the nation’s leader and political life as the third president of the 3rd Republic of the Philippines. It also talks about the laws he passed, projects he executed, achievements he accomplished, as well as his weaknesses and problems encountered during his short term. BODY EARLY YEARS Ramon Magsaysay was born August 31, 1907, in the town of Iba, Zambales. His father, Don Exequiel Magsaysay, was, in his younger years...

    Communism, Department of National Defense, Elpidio Quirino 4195  Words | 12  Pages

  • HISTORY

    ignite the flames of nationalism, started the mission for Philippine Independence. Politics and Governance The Third Philippine Republic was proclaimed on July 4, 1946. Nine presidents have governed the Republic: Manuel Roxas (1946-1948), Elpidio Quirino (1948-1954), Ramon Magsaysay (1954-1957), Carlos Garcia (1957-1962), Diosdado Macapagal (1962-1966), Ferdinand Marcos (1966-1986), Corazon Aquino (1986-1992), Fidel Ramos (1992-1998), and Joseph E. Estrada (1998-present). The Third Philippine...

    City council, Elpidio Quirino, Emilio Aguinaldo 2470  Words | 10  Pages

  • Job Resume

    Youthful yet very mature; willing to learn and grow; fast learner Excellent computer skills – applications related to MS Office or the Internet Can do projects inside and outside the field, acquainted with office tasks ACHIEVEMENTS: Best Production House in TriniTV Awards (Trinity University of Asia) Best Story, Best Concept and Ideas (Dean’s Citation Award), Best Film in Spectacle Film Festival 2013 Best Production Team in Speech and Performance (Burlesque Stage play) ...

    Cities of the Philippines, Commonwealth of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino 344  Words | 2  Pages

  • President of the Philippines

    of treason but was never brought to trial; he shared in the general amnesty in April 1948. As the Nationalist Party's nominee for the presidency of the Republic of the Philippines in 1949, he was narrowly defeated by the incumbent president, Elpidio Quirino, nominee of the Liberal Party. Elected to the Senate in 1951, Laurel helped to persuade Ramón Magsaysay, then secretary of defense, to desert the Liberals and join the Nationalists. When Magsaysay became president, Laurel headed an economic mission...

    Elpidio Quirino, Liberal Party, Nacionalista Party 2670  Words | 8  Pages

  • BIOGRAPHY OF THE PHILIPPINE PRESIDENTS

    year. The last president of the Philippine Commonwealth and the first president of the republic (1946 - 1948). Elpidio Rivera Quirino (Term: April 17, 1948-December 30, 1953) Elpidio Quirino was a native of Caoayan, Ilocos Sur although born in Vigan, Ilocos Sur to Don Mariano Quirino of Caoayan, Ilocos Sur and Doña Gregoria Mendoza Rivera of Agoo, La Union. Quirino spent his early years in Aringay, La Union. He studied and graduated his elementary education to his native Caoayan, where...

    Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino, Ferdinand Marcos 3351  Words | 9  Pages

  • The Commonwealth and the Japanese Period

    government was restored. Congress convened in its first regular session on July 9, 1945. It was the first time the people’s representatives have assembled since their election on November 11, 1941. Manuel Roxas was elected Senate President, and Elpidio Quirino was chosen President Pro Tempore. Jose Zulueta was speaker of the house, while Prospero Sanidad became speaker pro Tempore. The first law of this congress, enacted as commonwealth act 672, organized the central bank of the Philippines. The commonwealth...

    Commonwealth of the Philippines, Douglas MacArthur, Elpidio Quirino 2274  Words | 8  Pages

  • Welcome Vigan

    Opinion and La Revisita. To top that, he was also the founder of the country’s first newspaper in the local dialect, El Ilocano.  His life also included a foray in politics, winning a seat in the senate in 1922 and actually beating his town mate Elpidio Quirino, who later on became the country’s President.  His next endeavor after leaving politics was as significant as all the others he undertook. He turned his attention to the spiritual formation of the country founding the Aglipay Church or the...

    Elpidio Quirino, Ilocos Region, Ilocos Sur 23624  Words | 74  Pages

  • Ramon Magsaysay

    1953 the government attempted unsuccessfully to end the Huk rebellion by a peace parley with the rebel leaders. In the presidential elections, held on November 10, former Defence Minister Ramón Magsaysay won a decisive victory over the incumbent Quirino, and because of his vigorous conduct of the campaign against the Huks, the back of the rebellion was broken, although it was not entirely suppressed. Congress approved, on August 11, 1955, legislation empowering President Magsaysay to break up large...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Elpidio Quirino, Ferdinand Marcos 483  Words | 2  Pages

  • Factors Affecting the Reading Interest of Fourth Year Students of Ramon Magsaysay(Cubao) High School

    the respondents' attitudes and problems towards reading? EFFECTS OF BILINGUALISM APPROACH TO THE ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IN ENGLISH III Statement of the Problem/ Objectives of the Study The researchers would like to know the effects of the Bilingual Approach in teaching to the academic achievement in English of the third year students in Juan Sumulong High School. Specifically, the study aimed to answer the following: What is the Profile of...

    Affect, Carlos P. Garcia, Education 311  Words | 2  Pages

  • Agrarian Reform

    Republic Act No. 1946 likewise known as the Tenant Act which provided for a 70–30 sharing arrangements and regulated share-tenancy contracts. It was passed to resolve the ongoing peasant unrest in Central Luzon. Elpido Quirino As part of his Agrarian Reform agenda, President Quirino issued on October 23, 1950 Executive Order No. 355 which replaced the National Land Settlement Administration with Land Settlement Development Corporation (LASEDECO) which takes over the responsibilities of the Agricultural...

    Commonwealth of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino, José P. Laurel 433  Words | 4  Pages

  • COmmonwealth of the philippines

    Capital Manilaa Languages Spanish[2] English[2] Filipino[3][4] Government Republic President  -  1935–44 Manuel L. Quezon  -  1944–46 Sergio Osmeña  -  1946 Manuel Roxas Vice President  -  1935–44 Sergio Osmeña  -  1946 Elpidio Quirino Legislature National Assembly (1935–41) Congress (1945–46) Historical era Interwar period · World War II  -  Tydings–McDuffie Act 15 November[5][6][7][8] 1935  -  Independence 4 July 1946  -  Treaty of Manila 22 October 1946 Area ...

    Congress of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino, Filipino language 9648  Words | 44  Pages

  • Philippine History

    expelled the 9 congressmen in order to pass parity amendment Agreement -they were granted amnesty Quirino Administrition -Hukbalahap problem at climax Judge Antonio Quirino -negotiator between gov’t and hukbalahap -Taruc ended the rebellion by signing an agreement with Quirino but Quirino denied the said agreement Ramon Magsaysay: broke the Backbone of Huk; secretary of Quirino Benigno Aquino Jr: a young reporter, emissary Taruc was imprisoned Magsaysay granted the members...

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  • OJT Manual

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