Tag: federalism

πŸ“» Interview on DZBB | Jan. 21, 2018 πŸ‡΅πŸ‡­

In an interview on DZBB, Sen. Lacson answers questions on:
– BRAVE bill as alternative measure to empower LGUsΒ if Charter change cannot push through
– Senate unity on Charter change issue
– removal of height requirement in the PNP

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Quotes from the interview…Β  Continue reading “πŸ“» Interview on DZBB | Jan. 21, 2018 πŸ‡΅πŸ‡­”

On reported scenarios involving Charter change

The opposition need not invent the best antidote to Charter change. No less than the two leaders of both houses of Congress have started campaigning against it, albeit subliminally.

Floating a no-el and term extension scenario, as recent history would suggest, won’t help their advocacy to shift to a federal form of government, inevitably via an amendment of the Constitution.

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Related:Β On floating ‘no-el’ and term extension scenarios