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Philippine House Speaker Manny Villar brilliantly delays his ouster, and edges Estrada''s impeachment a step further.

In what can only be described as an act of political genius, Philippine Speaker of the House of Representatives Manuel Villar Jr., adroitly escaped a plan to remove him as speaker and instead shocked the nation by transmitting the articles of impeachment against President Joseph Estrada.

A congressman punched a former general and another shouted at the top of his lungs at the visitors in the gallery to stop them from jeering. Such was just another day in the...

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