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Senate suspends work amid metro floods

By: - Reporter / @MAgerINQ
/ 09:00 AM July 17, 2018

Mandaluyong flood. Tetch Torres-Tupas/INQUIRER.net

The Senate suspended its work on Tuesday due to flooding in various areas in Metro Manila.

Senator Gringo Honasan, officer-in-charge, announced the suspension of work early Tuesday morning.

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“As OIC, pinasuspend ko na ang pasok sa Senate dahil marami nang lugar ang baha,” Honasan said in a text message.

The Senate committee on constitutional amendments and revision of codes chaired by Senator Francis Pangilinan was scheduled to resume its hearing on Charter change proposal at 2 p.m.

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Honasan said it would be up to the chairman of the committee to decide whether or not to push through with the hearing.   /kga

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