Lacson tells House: Don’t be pathetic, ridiculous by proceeding without Senate on Cha-cha

    "For their own sake, they should not allow themselves to look pathetic and worse, ridiculous," Senator Panfilo Lacson said on Tuesday.   Lacson was reacting to Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's reported statement that the House of Representatives could progress with the Charter change (Cha-cha) initiative even without the Senate.   READ: Alvarez: Cha-Cha process under way without Senate   The senator advised the House members to read the entire 1987 Constitution or at the very least, Art. XVII, Sec. 1 (Amendments or Revisions) in relation to Art. VI Sec. 1 (Legislative Department), which he said explicitly refers to "the Congress" as the...

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