5 months Academicians say PH’s party-list system being ‘hijacked’ by political dynasties, big businesses MB
By Mario Casayuran  A university dean has expressed concern that political dynasties have “hijacked” a majority of the party-list seats at the House of Representatives. (L-R) Ramon Casiple, Dr. Ronald Mendoza, and Dr. Jose Albert (Photo from Ateneo de Manila University page / MANILA BULLETIN) Ateneo School of Governance Dean Ronald Mendoza said he was fully supporting the bill of detained opposition Senator Leila de Lima that will introduce reforms to the 24-year-old Party-List System Law, specifically on its anti-dynasty provisions, as it would give deserving representatives from genuine marginalized sectors a chance to serve their respective constituency. Mendoza was one ... more