Senators hit Alvarez over 'self-serving' push for People's Initiative

MANILA, Philippines – Senators strongly oppose House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez’s  plan to start a People’s Initiative to cancel the 2019 midterm elections and speed up the shift to federalism.

Senator Panfilo Lacson called Alvarez’s proposal “wrong and self-serving,” adding that senators would not allow it to happen.

“It goes without saying, majority of the senators, …
Source: Politics