PDP-Laban individuals welcome to join ‘Hugpong’ – Go
MEMBERS of the ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) can also
be members of the new Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) party led by President Rodrigo Duterte’s daughter, according to a Palace official.
Special Assistant to President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go noted that HNP, or the “Alliance
for Change,” is only a regional party. HNP was formed by Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, the President’s outspoken daughter.
“One can be a member of a regional party like Hugpong ng Pagbabago and at the same time a
member of a national party,” said Go, who is the PDP-Laban auditor.
Go and different individuals from PDP-Laban accepting their vows as individuals from HNP amid the local party’s social affair in Davao City on Friday night, which the President saw.
In his discourse, the President said he would embrace contender to be handled by HNP, yet would, in any case, stay with the national party PDP-Laban.
“I can just give my support… Now, on the off chance that you need, I can encourage you,” the President said.
No vow for Duterte
President Duterte, director of the decision party PDP-Laban, was allegedly going to accept his vow as an individual from the territorial party. No such thing occurred on Friday.
“I don’t prefer to change parties. So I will remain where I am. Be that as it may, you — my recommendation is you associate with your conventional mother unit,” he revealed to HNP individuals.
The President portrayed PDP-Laban as a gathering that might have been “incurable” before he won in view of the absence of cash. Be that as it may, it was a gathering with “standards.”
Numerous neighborhood authorities in the Davao area catapulted their national political gatherings to join HNP. A few governors in the district left gatherings like PDP-Laban and the Liberal Party to join the provincial party.
HNP has fashioned unions with seven provincial political gatherings from various parts of the nation and the Nacionalista Party driven by Sen. Cynthia Villar, yet not with PDP-Laban on account of an inward clash inside the division party.
PDP-Laban isolate into groups, one driven by Sen. Aquilino Pimentel third and the other by Rogelio Garcia.
Garcia’s group whine that his gathering had been minimize by the more unmistakable individuals from the gathering.
His gathering likewise deplored that the Pimentel-drove group damaged the gathering’s principles by holding mass promise taking of new gathering individuals who did not experience an enrollment course.
The break between the two groups augmented after the Garcia amass chose new gathering officers on July 27.
Additionally, on Friday, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte embraced the appointments of nine government officials for the 2019 senatorial races.
Hence, the President’s little girl embraced Go, Villar, Palace representative Harry Roque Jr., Sen. Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito, Sen. Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara, Rep. Pilar Juliana “Pia” Cayetano, Rep. Zajid Mangudadatu and Bureau of Corrections boss Ronald “Bato” de la Rosa, the previous national police boss.