Philippines legislative panel votes to turn Congress into Constitutional Assembly

By Mara Cepeda, 19 October 2016
The House committee on constitutional amendments voted in favor of the 17th Congress turning itself into a Constitutional Assembly (Con-Ass) to amend the 1987 Constitution, in a move towards the shift to a federal system of government. During the committee hearing on Wednesday, October 19, Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia moved for the panel to approve her concurrent resolution seeking for both [...] Read more here: Rappler


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