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More of a wish of Roxas

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(Negros Occidental third district Representative Alfredo) Benitez said the proposed term extension for President Benigno Aquino III needs Charter Change because there is a constitutional prohibition for such act. Sun Star

Benitez explained that the suggestion for Aquino’s term extension emanated from Local Government Secretary Manuel Roxas II because of his belief that the reform agenda of President Aquino needs more time. Sun Star

“It’s more of a wish of Secretary Roxas. There is a constitutional prohibition. We should really address it if we are going to change the constitution. Many are advocating to change the Constitution especially on economic provisions,” he said. Sun Star

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