“Magbi-birthday ako na ako ang Speaker… 50th birthday ko. Sentimental ako,” said Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano in a Sept. 30 speech at the House.
Pampanga Rep. Mikey Arroyo get to head Velasco’s former committee after the Speaker met with his mom in Taguig.
The Presidential son has maintained his neutrality over the leadership scuffle between Velasco and Cayetano.
Ako po ay isang tunay na lalaki na may palabra de honor, says Marinduque Rep. Lord Alan Velasco.
Cayetano turns 50 on Oct. 28. Velasco’s 43rd birthday is on Nov. 9.
A smooth turnover of the speakership seems like a remote possibility by the day as House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano appears to be bent on holding on to the position for as long as he can.
Those behind the “loose talks” on a speakership coup must have a “different agenda,” according to Deputy Speaker Johnny Pimentel.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco on Wednesday congratulated all the players involved in the signing of power supply agreements between Meralco and three companies that will supply a combined 1,200 megawatts to Meralco for a decade.
MANILA – The three leading contenders for the heavily-contested Speakership graced the victory party organized by Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte’s Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) in Makati City.