- Alan Peter Cayetano has been elected as the House Speaker of the 18th Congress
- Cayetano already had his oath-taking before the State of the Nation Address of President Rodrigo Duterte
- Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco said he was hoping that the term-sharing would be honored
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Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano has been elected as the Speaker of the House of Representatives on Monday.
KAMI learned that Cayetano had his oath-taking for the new position just before the 4th State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Rodrigo Duterte.
In a tweet by the GMA News, the House of Representatives members were led by CIBAC party-list Rep. Bro. Eddie Villanueva to pray over Cayetano before his oath-taking.
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As reported by the Manila Bulletin, Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco said that he is hoping that the term-sharing between him and Cayetano would be honored after 15 months.
In a previous report by KAMI, President Rodrigo Duterte endorsed Cayetano as the House Speaker. The President also backed the term-sharing of Cayetano and Velasco.
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