Speculations have already arisen about the composition of the House of Representatives under the administration of leading presidential candidate Sen. Noynoy Aquino.
The importance of clout in the House was proven when Malacañang allies in Congress voted against the impeachment case against President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
This Thursday (May 25) on “The Correspondents,” Ricky Carandang looks at the possible alliances in the 15th Congress of the Philippines and investigates how these alliances will affect the new leadership.
Many believe getting the support of the majority and the Speaker of the House is integral for the new president to push his platforms and political agenda. But in the incoming Congress, Aquino’s Liberal Party only have 37 members compared to Lakas-Kampi-CMD’s 102 elected representatives including Arroyo.
Find out what lies ahead in Aquino’s Congress in the report of Ricky Carandang this Thursday (May 25) on “The Correspondents,” after “Bandila” on ABS-CBN.