2 weeks Velasco eyes to offer Cayetano deputy speaker post Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Newly installed Speaker Lord Allan Velasco revealed plans Monday to offer a deputy speaker post to incumbent Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano. Velasco made the remark after 186 "elected" him as the new Speaker of the House at the Celebrity Sports Complex in Quezon City---a session Cayetano has described as "fake."   "Depends on what position he would want. But definitely maybe one of my deputy speakers," Velasco said in an ambush interview when asked if he intends to offer Cayetano a post under his leadership. Velasco also hinted that there might be no changes in the majority ... more