Bato Dela Rosa
Sen. Bato dela Rosa has recently commented over the vaccines and outbreaks in the country. Dela Rosa addressed the concern during the Senate hearing on immunization. However, not all netizens were happy on the remark of Dela Rosa.
Sen. Bato dela Rosa explained that the Bureau of Corrections should not be blamed for the GCTA mess. He said that the law should be blamed and not the agency. Dela Rosa also mentioned that Republic Act No. 10592.
DOJ Sec. Menardo Guevarra said that Sen. Bato dela Rosa has sought for powers before when he was still in the Bureau of Corrections. Dela Rosa requested for powers to release inmates with expired sentences.
Senator Bato dela Rosa was caught in a heated argument with a youth group leader. The remark of Dela Rosa over the case of Antonio Sanchez was brought up by the student leader during the talk about the ROTC.
Sen. Bato dela Rosa has changed his tune over the case of former Mayor Antonio Sanchez. Dela Rosa said that Sanchez should be sentenced with death. Earlier, he said that the former mayor deserves a “second chance."
Sen. Ronald dela Rosa said that former Mayor Antonio Sanchez is now a “changed man." He also mentioned that the corrections officers told him that Sanchez has been cross-dressing and using make-up.