4 days House reps from provincial districts score MMDA bus ban plan for being ‘anti-probinsyano’ MB
By Vanne Elaine Terrazola  Why are you discriminating against provincial buses? Provincial representatives asked this Tuesday as they lament the plan of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to prohibit provincial buses from plying EDSA to ease the dreaded traffic on the national highway. (L-R) Cavite Rep. Boying Remulla, Deputy Speaker LRay Villafuerte, Deputy Speaker House of Representatives Dan Fernandez , who oppose the banning of provincial buses, during the hearing on Transportation at the Senate on Tuesday. (Ali Vicoy / MANILA BULLETIN) The Senate committee on public services began its inquiry on the MMDA’s proposed ban on provincial buses ... more