The House of Representatives Prosecution Panel in the impeachment of Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez has begun preparing for the coming trial even if its membership remains incomplete.
So far the Plenary has only formally appointed Justice Committee Chair Niel Tupas Jr, Senior Vice Chair Rodolfo Farinas and House Deputy Speaker Lorenzo tanada III as prosecutors. 8 more are needed to comprise the 11 required by the House. Continue reading
The spokesperson of Former President, now Pampanga 2nd district rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo told President Benigno Aquino III to just stop whining and instead work on the countries problems than blame her.
Elena Bautista Horn said, “It’s well past time to stop blaming and start working!” Continue reading
House Speaker Sonny Belmonte virtually put the matter of impeaching of Supreme Court Justices on the backburner.
Belmonte says the House will for now concentrate on prosecuting the impeachment case they filed against Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez at the Senate. “well you know all of us are free to pursue everything but I personally would say let’s go easy on the impeachment particularly of the SC justices at this time and let’s concentrate on what we have now.” Continue reading