3 months Drilon advises the neophytes to ‘learn the ropes’ of lawmaking first MB
By Hannah Torregoza Senate minority leader Franklin Drilon on Thursday urged incoming neophyte senators to first learn the ropes of lawmaking. Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon(Senate of the Philippines Facebook page / MANILA BULLETIN) Drilon, a former Senate leader, made the call amid concerns over the struggle of some senior members of the upper chamber over incoming neophyte senators who are competing against them for certain posts. The minority chief said it is the usual procedure that senior members of the Senate get a first equity on committees as part of their tradition. “I’ve been in the Senate for more ... more