8 months Teachers, prosecutors warned against electioneering MB
By Merlina Hernando-Malipot and Jeffrey Damicog Public and private elementary and secondary school officials as well as government prosecutors nationwide have been warned against engaging in electioneering and partisan political activities. (L-R) Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra and Education Secretary Leonor Briones (OPS / DEPED / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) The Department of Education (DepEd) reminded school officials to ensure that graduation or moving-up rites will not be used as venues for politicking or electioneering. We keep on reminding our DepEd officials and personnel that graduation or moving-up ceremonies should not be used as a political forum,” Education Secretary Leonor Briones ... more