4 months Hontiveros to Duterte: Why punish ordinary folks over anomalies committed by your officials? MB
By Hannah Torregoza  Opposition Senator Risa Hontiveros on Monday told President Rodrigo Duterte to dump his “fire-and-recycle” policy on public officials accused of corruption and questioned why he had to punish ordinary people over the anomalies committed by his officials. Sen. Risa Hontiveros (Senator Risa Hontiveros / Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN) Hontiveros said that based on numerous reports, as of 2018, more than a dozen officials who have been accused of corruption or abuse of public funds were reappointed, retained in another capacity, or promoted within the Duterte government. “If President Rodrigo Duterte wants to purge corruption out of the ... more