4 months Palace won’t stop Duque from attending congressional probe MB
By Genalyn Kabiling Malacañang won’t prevent Health Secretary Francisco Duque III from attending a congressional inquiry into the alleged irregularities hurled against him. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo(OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) According to Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo, the Palace recognizes the prerogative of the lawmakers to conduct an investigation and that Duque is prepared to address their concerns. “They can do everything they want to do. It’s their duty to do that, to investigate any allegation of corruption involving any official of government especially if it involves plunder,” he said in an interview with reporters at the Palace. Asked if the Palace ... more