Akbayan Party-list Rep. Tom Villarin urged the public to remain vigilant and hold President Rodrigo Duterte accountable for his words in the campaign trail and and his actions as the highest elected official in the land.Read more
"This administration should be as eager in ending contractualization and providing regular jobs, as they are in ending criminality and drug trade. After all, the tendency to take on illegitimate sources of income can be related to the lack of regular and decent jobs," Villarin stressed.
During the campaign, Duterte's promised to end the practice of "endo" or contractual labor but the issue was barely elaborated in his address.
"We welcome President Rodrigo Duterte's vision of a country that respects and...