Garcia-led PDP faction wants Arroyo as national committee executive
Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo can be the national council chairperson of the Partido Demokratiko
Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), the leader of the ruling party’s faction bared on Friday.
“If she remains a member of the PDP-Laban, we are thinking of offering to her the position of National
Council Chair,” Rogelio Garcia said
Garcia explained that it is the highest policy-making body of the party, which “sets their agenda” as well
as the “thrust and directions of the party.”
He said their gathering has officially asked for an obligingness approach Arroyo at her office to examine the
offer yet the Speaker still can’t seem to react.
Duterte- Pimentel get together for 2019 SWS’s
“Our gathering is asking for an obligingness call from her office, no answer yet,” he stated, clarifying that the national administrator post, which President Rodrigo Duterte at present holds, is not quite the same as the national chamber director situate.
Hence, on July 27, Garcia’s gathering held a get-together and chose their new national officers, booting out Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III and ex-Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez as president and secretary general, separately.
The gathering likewise chose Special Assistant to President Christopher “Bong” Go as a between time national evaluator.
In any case, Pimentel had rejected this gathering as unapproved, and sorted out by “maverick” and “ousted” individuals “will’s identity managed as per (their) party rules.”
Duterte met with Pimentel and Garcia’s gatherings last Thursday night and the CEO hosts pledged to fortify the get-together for the 2019 surveys, as per Pimentel.
Pimentel additionally said the President has set another “more formal” meeting between the two groups on Sept. 1.