Monday, 19 September 2016 17:10

Federal Movement intensified

Kilos Pederal sa Pagbabago convergence on federalism held to push federal-parliamentary system of government at Homitori Hotel in Bangoy Street, Davao City last September 8, 2016.

Usec. Peter Lavina, deputy cabinet secretary for citizens’ participation bared, “Malacanang propose creation of Consultative Commission (CONCOM) to draft proposed revisions of the 1987 constitution adopting federal-parliamentary system.’

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Part 3 of 3

Before the time Candidate Digong came forward with a genius strategy of going for the Presidency with his “urong-sulong,” “now you see him, now you don’t” campaign approach, only a few people have really heard of federalism. I suspected Manila voters were at first indifferent to the idea.
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The first part of this three-column series discussed the four preconditions to a less painful, sustainable and successful shift to federalism. As I have previously said, revising the 1987 Constitution needs a FRAMEWORK, a step-by step process, a roadmap, so we won’t be lost even after the end of President Digong’s term.

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