Crossing party lines: Senators united on the issue of a joint session for Charter change

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Senate Resolution 580,Β constituting the Senate into a constituent assembly

πŸŽ₯ On Charter change moves in the Senate and House | Jan. 16, 2018

In an interview, Sen. Lacson answers questions on:
– changing the Constitution’s provisions on term limits
support for Senate Resolution 580

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Read: Senate Resolution 580, constituting the Senate into a constituent assembly
Senate Resolution 580 gains support

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πŸŽ₯πŸ“· Sen. Lacson’s Resolution 580 gains co-authors | Jan. 15, 2018

At the Senate’s regular session, some colleagues asked to be co-authors of Sen. Lacson’s Senate Resolution 580, which seeks to have the Senate convene into a constituent assembly to tackle proposed changes to the Constitution. These include Senators Tito Sotto, Gringo Honasan, Grace Poe, and Migz Zubiri.

 

Read: Senate Resolution 580, calling for the constitution of the Senate into a constituent assembly to propose changes to the Constitution

Senate Resolution 580 calls for the constitution of the Senate of the Philippines into a constituent assembly to propose amendments to – or revision of – the Constitution, and upon approval of 3/4 vote of its members adopt the same.

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πŸ“» Interview on DWIZ | Jan. 13, 2018 πŸ‡΅πŸ‡­

In an interview on DWIZ, Sen. Lacson answers questions on:
– Constituent assembly
– Prospective timetable for amending the Constitution

Quotes from the interview…
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πŸŽ₯πŸ“· At the Kapihan sa Senado forum | Jan. 11, 2018

At the Kapihan sa Senado forum, Sen. Lacson answers questions on:
– Charter change
– death penalty legislation
– effects of TRAIN
– alleged irregularities in PCSO
– allegations of CPP/NPA plotting to overthrow government

Quotes from the interview…
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