THE legislative work schedule of congressmen and senators will become longer after the scheduled breaks of the lawmakers in a year were reduced, a television report said.

According to the Resolution number 2, congressional working days have been pegged at 227 days from the current 136 days.

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This means that a two-week break of lawmakers in November and a three-month break from February-May will be dropped from the congressional calendar. (Sunnex)