SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau
09 December 2016 02:44:16 PM
Former President and now House Deputy Speaker and Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is in a jovial mood as she gives her views on wide-ranging issues raised by members of the media during the bi-monthly press briefing. Arroyo, health committee chairperson Rep. Angelina Tan, M.D. (4th District, Quezon) and public information committee chairman Rep. Antonio L. Tinio (Party-list, ACT Teachers) answered questions about the resignation of Vice President Leni Robredo from the Duterte Cabinet, the death penalty restoration bill, the Department of Health's plan to distribute condoms to students, and the freedom of information bill, among others. The media briefing is organized by the Office of the Speaker.