Uneasy relationship: Vice-Presidents and Presidents
Vice President Leni Robredo shocked everyone when she announced that she would be submitting her resignation from the Duterte cabinet.
The reason, a presidential instruction to desist from attending Cabinet meetings.
Robredo said the order, combined with lack of access to resources for her tasks, made it impossible for her to continue performing her functions as housing czar.
Historian Manolo Quezon explains why vice presidents have always had an uneasy relationship with presidents. – [email protected], 5 December 2016