Alvarez proposal on no 2019 elections 'off-tangent, misplaced' – lawmakers

MANILA, Philippines – Opposition lawmakers called out Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez for floating a no-elections scenario in 2019 to speed up the shift to federalism.

Akbayan Representative Tom Villarin slammed Alvarez’s proposal as “off-tangent and misplaced” on Thursday, July 12.

“Speaker Alvarez’s blunt proposal that ‘no elections’ should be a condition …
Source: Politics