2 weeks Senators unanimously adopt Resolution No. 544 honoring the late ex-Negros Occidental Gov. Marañon MB
The Senate has expressed its sympathy to the family of former Negros Occidental governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. (Senate of the Philippines / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) During their plenary session on Tuesday, the senators unanimously  adopted Senate Resolution No. 544 honoring Marañon who passed away last October 1 due to cardiac complications.Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri, who introduced the resolution, said Marañon, a farmer, environmentalist and enthusiast of organic agriculture, catapulted Negros Occidental into a food sufficient agricultural province. He said the former governor’s “Negros First!” campaign also created several opportunities for his constituents. During his term, ... more