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  • COPF Appoints New Chairperson 

    Parliamentary Research Team (, 2023-06-08)
    On June 7, 2023, the parliament appointed SJB MP Harsha de Silva as the chairperson of the Committee on Public Finance (COPF). VR's Manthri Team analysed his performance in the parliament. The report card shows the ...
  • Unreachable Public Representatives 

    Parliamentary Research Team (, 2023-11-17) sent out three email campaigns from 27 October to 7 November 2023 with read tracking, to check how many MPs open their emails. 176/225 emails bounced which indicates that either their inboxes were full, or their ...
  • Budget Speech 2024 

    Parliamentary Research Team (, 2023-11-13)
    On November 13, 2023, the Budget Speech that highlights the start of the budget cycle for the service of the financial year of 2024, was delivered by President Ranil Wickremesinghe in his capacity as the Minister of Finance, ...
  • Cricket Board Out! 

    Parliamentary Research Team (, 2023-11-09)
    On November 9, 2023, the Resolution of Parliament brought forward by Opposition leader Sajith Premadasa, "for removal of the officials including the Chairman of the corrupt Sri Lanka Cricket" - was passed without a vote.
  • Cabinet Reshuffle: Parliamentary Report Cards of Newly Appointed Ministers 

    Parliamentary Research Team (, 2023-10-24)
    On October 23, 2023, a cabinet reshuffle took place, during which the ministerial portfolios of four MPs - Keheliya Rambukwella, Ramesh Pathirana, Ranjith Siyambalapitiya and Mahinda Amaraweera - were changed. Considering ...

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