Three weeks before Congress breaks for Christmas, House Speaker Sonny Belmonte is making one last-ditch attempt to get President Noynoy Aquino to step in and push for the passage of the controversial Reproductive Health bill (RH bill). Belmonte said he is arranging to meet the President next week. Aquino first gave the RH bill a major push in August when he asked solons to terminate the period of debates to make way for the period of amendments. On Monday, November 26, lawmakers mustered a quorum and started amending the RH bill.
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