5 months Duterte apologizes to allies for refusing to choose a speaker MB
By Genalyn Kabiling President Duterte has apologized to his allies vying for the top House post after he refused to help select the next Speaker, adding he has no plan of going “underground” and secretly endorse any of them. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (ALFRED FRIAS / PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) The President instead told the House contenders to deal with the speakership race on their own after they rejected his proposed term sharing and coin toss during a recent dialogue. “I’m telling each and everyone [of] them: I am sorry, I am very sorry, I could not be of ... more