5 months Senate leaders unaware of plans to install Villar as new leader MB
By Vanne Elaine Terrazola Senate leaders said they are not aware of any plans to field Senator Cynthia Villar as the new leader of the Upper Chamber during the opening of the 18th Congress. Senator Cynthia Villar(Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN) In an interview over ANC Thursday, Ilocos Norte Governor and Senator-elect Imee Marcos bared that there are moves to “push” Villar to replace Senate President Vicente Sotto III. She mentioned Senator-elect Francis Tolentino as the supposed proponent of the leadership change in the Senate. Should this push through, Marcos said she would support Villar, partymate in the ... more