1 month Velasco accuses Cayetano of maneuvering to cling to power MB
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco  hit back at Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano last night as he accused the House leader of breaking his word to President Duterte by resorting Wednesday to “political maneuverings and theatrics” to cling to power. Marinduque lone district Rep. Lord Allan Velasco (MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) In an Instagram message posted last night, Velasco chided the speaker for breaking his pledge to Duterte that he will publicly announce his intention to step down as House leader on October 14. Instead, Cayetano declared his resignation effective September 30 – a move that was rejected by 184 congressmen ... more