4 months Big chance for Cha-cha to hurdle 18th Congress — Rodriguez MB
By Charissa Luci-Atienza  There is a big chance that the proposed political and economic amendments to the 29-year old 1987 Constitution will hurdle the 18th Congress, a House leader said yesterday. Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN) Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez,  chairman of the House Committee on Constitutional Amendments, noted that Charter change (Cha-cha) did not prosper in the 17th Congress because the proposed measure has “many objectionable features.” referring to former Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo’s Resolution of Both Houses No. 15. “There is a big chance, we have three years. ... more