. by serving the president I serve the people of this country and to those who say the president is against human rights, think again," Roque
said he was still in talks with the President about the matter, admitting that Duterte's pronouncement discouraging his Senate bid was a "game-changer" in his political plans.
'The Executive Secretary asked me to tellthat the President has ordered an immediate and thorough investigation of this incident and that instructions were given for both the National Food Authority officer in charge and Customs commissioner to immediately place on preventive suspension individuals who may be part of the scheme,' Roque
was seen entering and leaving a law office in New York on Thursday.
Comelec Spokesperson James Jimenez confirmed Roque
's submission of his Statement of Withdrawal.
was asked if there have been instances when he thought what the president said was inappropriate.
Special Assistant to the President Christopher Go made the statement after a Malacanang staff confirmed that Roque
went on leave and will not be around for the entire week.
'There is no culture of impunity in the Philippines as we do not condone any state-sponsored killing,' Roque
said in a press statement.
That's when I realized that the devil can imitate prayers,' Roque
drops Senate bid for House comeback !-- -- Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) - October 15, 2018 - 12:38pm MANILA, Philippines Former presidential spokesperson Harry Roque
on Monday announced that he would run as party-list representative in the 2019 midterm elections.
Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque
has taken a leave of absence starting Monday as he continued to mull over his options whether or not to stay in government.
According to Roque
, many countries had done joint oil explorations with China, including claimants to parts of South China Sea, such as Vietnam and Brunei Darussalam.