7 months ‘Just set time and place,’ Otso Diretso dares Hugpong on debate standoff MB
By Ria Fernandez Some senatorial candidates under the opposition-led Otso Diretso defended the reason for their debate challenge after Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HnP) campaign manager and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio aired her preference to have an organized parley instead of a “palengke-style” confrontation. “It’s really for the people, hindi para sa mga kandidato (not for the candidates),” former Solicitor General Florin Hilbay said during their press conference in Intramuros, Manila following a dialogue with some residents at BASECO compound on Wednesday. (L-R) Former Solicitor General Florin Hilbay, Election lawyer Romulo Macalintal, and civic leader Samira Gutoc(MANILA BULLETIN) Election lawyer Romulo ... more