Malacañang on Monday rejected a lawmaker’s claims that President Rodrigo Duterte is behind the new push for amendments to the 1987 Constitution.
In a virtual Palace briefing, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said Duterte is prioritizing the fight against coronavirus disease (Covid-19) above anything else.
“Hindi po prayoridad ang Charter change (Charter change is not a priority),” Roque in a virtual Palace briefing.
Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate on Saturday chided the Duterte administration’s “obsession” for allegedly pursuing Charter change while the country continues to grapple with the health crisis. Read More