Dressed in a kind of Maria Clara, the President has arrived in the Batasan Pambansa, and is proceeding to the office of her legislative laison at the House of Representatives. For the first time, she isn’t dressed in a terno. It’s incredible how frumpy and dowdy so many of the ladies in the House look. She is beaming broadly and confidently.
It’s particularly scandalous that there are ladies in ternos who have their hair down. That’s never done, hair for women in the national dress should be properly coiffed.
Lots of legislators and visitors both on the session floor and in the galleries are fanning themselves, the airconditioning must be having a hard time coping with the crowd.
Ricky Carandang: Rep. Edcel Lagman says not having garnered 79 signatures, the impeachment complaint, having been filed, will be subjected to the full period and process of evaluation at the Committee on Justice and then plenary, regardless of whether or not 79 signatures are subsequently achieved.
Pushing and shoving between rallyists and the police at Commonwealth Avenue.