A group that is campaigning for an end to political dynasties in the country said it is confident that Congress will finally pass an antidynasty law before the next presidential elections in 2016.
The civil society group, Movement Against Dynasties (MAD), on Sunday took their crusade to the province controlled for the last three decades by the influential Singson clan.
By Philip C. Tubeza
While other Catholic prelates have endorsed specific candidates, the Archbishop of Cagayan de Oro City has urged his flock to be “pan-partisan” but to junk political dynasties.
By Jocelyn R. Uy
Another civil society group has joined the snowballing campaign against the rule of powerful political families, launching a signature drive in Baclaran Church, where similar movements that changed the course of the country’s history had been initiated decades ago.
By Julie M. Aurelio
A civil society group on Thursday vowed to put an end to the rule of political families, which, it said, are holding the country “in bondage.”