President Rodrigo Duterte talks about issues that needs addressed this year in a press conference held at Malacañang Palace, Monday.
Senate Pres. Koko Pimentel and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez were also present during the media briefing.
Below are the issues the President wanted to finished or solved this year:
- Duterte emphasized the need for Federal type of government: "We have to start the federal movement, the mechanism, this year."
- Total ban of mining in the country; There no reason to remove DENR Sec. Gina Lopez from cabinet.
- Robbery with homicide should be included in death penalty bill.
- Not yet time to talk about Benham Rise ownership: "Hindi dapat mag-away tungkol sa ownership sa puntong ito."
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