Albano Says Lopez and 3 Others to be Bypassed by Commission on Appointments

Rep. Rodolfo Albano said that the Commission on Appointments (CA) is bypassing the nominations of cabinet appointees Gina Lopez (environment), Paulyn Ubial (health), Rafael Mariano (agrarian reform), and Judy Taguiwalo (social welfare and development). These mark the third bypass for all four, meaning that the CA will have to vote when Congress resumes if President Rodrigo Duterte decides to reappoint them. The…

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