Duterte’s PDP-Laban endorses Romualdez for nineteenth Congress Speakership

President Rodrigo Duterte’s party PDP-Laban has supported House Majority Leader Martin Romualdez for the Speakership in the 19th Congress.

FILE PHOTO: Vitality Secretary Alfonso Cusi.

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte’s occasion PDP-Laban has supported Home Majority Chief Martin Romualdez for the Speakership within the nineteenth Congress.

PDP-Laban president Vitality Sec. Alfonso Cusi introduced this on Saturday, following the bulletins of different main political teams, in addition to former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo of their assist for the Home Majority Chief.

“I’m happy to announce that the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino Lakas ng Bayan (PDP Laban) occasion is endorsing Home Majority Chief and Leyte First District Rep. Martin Romualdez because the Speaker of the Home of Representatives within the incoming nineteenth Congress of the Philippines,” he stated in an announcement.

Cusi cited Romualdez’s monitor document in supporting the Duterte administration within the crafting of necessary legal guidelines corresponding to the 2 Bayanihan legal guidelines, the COVID-19 Vaccination Program Act, the the Company Restoration and Tax Incentives for Enterprises Act, and the amendments to the Retail Commerce Liberalization Act, in alternative for him to be Speaker.

“His monitor document speaks for itself. He’s certainly one of the hard-working Members of Congress,” he stated.

“We consider that Romualdez can convey the varied political events and blocs within the Home of Representatives collectively to proceed the legacy applications of the Duterte administration in addition to shepherd in Congress the imaginative and prescient of President-elect Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. for a extra progressive Philippines,” Cusi added.

The PDP-Laban had supported Marcos Jr.’s run for the presidency, in addition to his working mate presumptive vp Sara Duterte-Carpio’s.

“Our 62 newly elected PDP Laban Representatives are throwing their full assist behind Romualdez as a result of we consider in his capability to unite and lead Congress for the passage of serious legal guidelines and initiatives for the good thing about the Filipino folks,” Cusi added.

Romualdez, a cousin of Marcos Jr. and the marketing campaign supervisor of his working mate Duterte-Carpio, ran unopposed and was reelected as consultant of the first District of Leyte within the 2022 polls. Will probably be his fifth time period as consultant of his district.


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