Hontiveros seeks Zambo support PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 25 April 2013 11:06

Team P-Noy senatoriable Risa Hontiveros has appealed to Zamboangueños to support her cause on anti-corruption, universal health care, women’s right and ordinary citizens.

Hontiveros made this appeal during a press briefing at a local hotel yesterday.

Hontiveros said one of the basis to fight graft and corruption is to look at the track record of every agency for their annual budget as a criteria for the utilization of public funds.

“There’s a need for transparency and to allocate funds for good governance  standards,” Hontiveros said.

“We need to give way to the constitutionality and benficiality as we are preparing oral arguments of RH Bill in the Supreme Court on June, 2013,” she said on the issue of women’s right.

The Akbayan national chairperson also bats for a cheaper medicine bill in cognizance with the Universal Health Care.

“Kailangan meron doktor sa bawat barrio, libreng paggagamot at edukasyon pang-kalusugan,” Hontiveros said.

She appealed to Zamboangueños to support her this coming midterm elections as she placed 13th in the last election of 2010.— MFL