10 months Drilon backs move to reform party-list system MB
By Hannah L. Torregoza Senator Franklin Drilon on Tuesday expressed support for moves to reform the party-list system in the country, noting how the system that was supposed to give voice to the poor and marginalized is being skewed to favor the rich and powerful. Sen. Franklin Drilon(Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN) “I am all for genuine reform of the party list system and our political party system in general,” Drilon said in a statement. “It is about time that we debate on this and come up with a meaningful and genuine reform,” the veteran lawmaker said. The ... more