charter change

[WATCH] Zubiri changes tune, dances to Cha-Cha
[WATCH] Zubiri changes tune, dances to Cha-Cha
(1st UPDATE) The latest push for charter change gains ground as Senate President Migz Zubiri files the chamber's own proposal to amend the constitution

MANILA, Philippines – President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. asked the Senate, under the leadership of Senate President Juan Miguel Zubiri, to take the lead in reviewing the proposed economic amendments to the 1987 Constitution.

Zubiri told reporters in a briefing on Monday, January 15, that he met with the President and his cousin, House Speaker Martin Romualdez, regarding the ongoing “People’s Initiative” to change the charter.

Will this fresh push for charter change succeed this time? Rappler’s Senate reporter Bonz Magsambol gives us the big picture in this video report. –

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