The House of Representatives will have work this Thursday.
House Secretary General Cesar Pareja made this announcement amid Malacaang's suspension of government work and classes in public schools nationwide.
In a statement on Wednesday, Pareja clarified that President Rodrigo Duterte's issuance of Proclamation No. 319, declaring September 21 as a National Day of Protest, merely applies to the executive department and local government units (LGUs).
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Pareja said the lower House is independent from the executive.
"With this c...
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