In a statement on the 4th State of the Nation Address of Pres. Rodrigo Duterte, Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco said, “As a legislator belonging to the Majority, I reaffirm my commitment to shepherding the President’s priority measures”.
Three congressmen vying for the speakership of the House of Representatives met on Thursday night, July 11.
It is up to the members of the House of Representatives to elect its own leaders, Malacañang said in response to reports that there might be a move to reject President Rodrigo Duterte’s choice for House speakers.
In a statement forming Duterte Coalition, Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco said, “I welcome the formation of the Duterte Coalition whose intention is to unite the House of Representatives and push a strategic partnership between and among public servants who are deeply committed to institute reforms for better governance and development.”
In a statement condemning the lawless terror attack in Sulu, Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco said, “I strongly condemn the recent terrorist attack in Indanan, Sulu that cost the lives of both soldiers and civilians as well as wounding of several innocent victims.”