6 months House leader seeks full-blown implementation of the Magna Carta for the Poor MB
By Charissa Luci-Atienza Deputy Speaker and AAMBIS-Owa partylist Rep. Sharon Garin is seeking the full-blown implementation of the recently-signed Magna Carta for the Poor, to ensure that it would fully empower farmers, fisherfolks, and agricultural workers in the informal sector. Cong. Sharon S Garin. (FACEBOOK/ MANILA BULLETIN) She thanked President Duterte for signing Republic Act (RA) 11291, which she described as ”a victory for all Filipinos.” “The Magna Carta for the Poor is a step closer to ensuring that no Filipino gets left behind,” Garin, one of the co-authors of the law, said in a statement. “Our job now is ... more