2 weeks Sotto to meet with Velasco Manilatimes
SENATE President Vicente Sotto 3rd on Wednesday said he and Speaker Lord Allan Velasco had agreed to meet soon to discuss priority legislative matters.
SENATE President Vicente Sotto 3rd Sotto said in a text message he got in touch with Velasco Tuesday night, hours after the latter replaced Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano as speaker. “He called. I returned the call. I said, ‘Congratulations.’ [There was] no protocol necessary but we agreed to meet soon to discuss legislative matters,” Sotto said. He added that they agreed to meet “after Friday (October 16) when he promised to pass the budget on third ... more