5 months Angara prods Palace to shape agenda as senators begin filing bills MB
By Hannah Torregoza Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara on Sunday urged Malacañang to choose what Senate proposals to officially back “so we can start the legislative year with a common agenda.” Sen. Sonny Angara(Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN) Angara made the call as the Senate gears for the opening of the 18th Congress starting with the filing of priority measures on Monday, July 1. Angara said “policy-making has always been a two-way street, with bills emanating from both the executive branch and the legislature, and these branches improving on each other’s proposals.” “Hindi rin importante kung galing ang proposal sa Majority ... more