1 week Villar declines deputy speakership Manilatimes
LAS Piñas City Rep. Camille Villar declined her designation as deputy speaker.
Rep. Camille Villar The House of Representatives on Wednesday elected three lawmakers, including Villar, as deputy speakers. She was supposed to replace Batangas Second District Rep. Raneo Abu. “I would like to express my sincere appreciation for the honor and opportunity offered me. Allow me, however, to humbly decline the nomination and designation as Deputy Speaker,” Villar said in a letter dated Nov. 18, 2020 to Speaker Lord Allan Velasco. “It is an opportune time to work with my fellow congressmen and the leaders ... more