The press conference earlier today at La Salle Green Hills was a success, the Palace responded immediately. The first fallout, it seems, from this broad coalition of forces, is the cancellation of the President’s trip to Saudi Arabia.
The public galleries in the Batasan Pambansa have already been reportedly packed with supporters of the administration. There is a heavy police presence and protesters are being barred from reaching the House. Cory Aquino and Susan Roces will be present at the House gallery. There are fears of moves to force the approval of the Committee on Justice report sometime today, possibly early in the morning when people are tired.
I’ll be covering the coverage of the plenary in the coming hours.
For any readers that are members of Aksyon Demokratiko, please urge your party leaders to join Bukluran. It would be wonderful if, for tomorrow’s march, Cory Aquino and Susan Roces can be joined by Sonia Roco.