7 months Palace still not giving up on possibility of shift to federal form of government MB
By Genalyn Kabiling Malacañang has not totally given up on the proposed shift to a federal form of government for the remainder of President Duterte’s term. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo (OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said that amending the Constitution to introduce federalism may be done through a constitutional convention after the two houses of Congress previously disagreed on convening a constituent assembly. “Nagkaron sila ng problema dahil di nila alam kung paano nila icoconstitute ang kanilang sarili. ‘Yung Senado at yung members ng House of Rep hindi sila magkaunawaan kung paano diskarte nila. Eh ‘di lang ... more