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Palace cites pro-poor programs as VP urges ‘war on poverty’

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PRO-POOR. Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella cites the Duterte administration’s pro-poor programs after Vice President Leni Robredo called for a ‘war on poverty.’ File photo by Karl Norman Alonzo/Presidential Photo

‘I think it would help the Vice President if she really looks and listens in the right places,’ Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella says

MANILA, Philippines (Feb. 26, 2017) — Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella cited the Duterte administration’s pro-poor programs on Saturday, February 25, after Vice President Leni Robredo urged the President to focus on the “war on poverty.” Continue reading Palace cites pro-poor programs as VP urges ‘war on poverty’