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Gina Lopez ‘surprised, disappointed’ by CA votes

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BUSINESS INTERESTS VS COMMON GOOD. Former environment secretary Gina Lopez laments that some lawmakers have sided with business interests over the ‘common good’ when they rejected her appointment. File photo by Jasmin Dulay

‘My experience with them is that these were persons of principle,’ says the former environment chief of some lawmakers who voted against her confirmation

MANILA, Philippines (May 4, 2017) — Former environment secretary Gina Lopez said on Thursday, May 4, that she was “surprised and disappointed” with the decision of some members of the Commission on Appointments (CA) to vote against her appointment. Continue reading Gina Lopez ‘surprised, disappointed’ by CA votes