8 months PH needs an independent Congress – Binay MB
By Jel Santos There is a need for an independent Congress with articulate members who can voice out the urgent needs of their constituents, and engage in debates, former vice president Jejomar Binay said on Wednesday. Former Vice President and former Makati Mayor Jejomar Binay (KJ ROSALES / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) “Members of Congress are elected by the people primarily to enact national laws. These are laws that will provide the basis and rationale for executive programs addressing the people’s urgent needs,” he said during a forum on good governance. “It is, therefore, imperative that the elected representatives to ... more