Vice President Leni Robredo is unaware why House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is contemplating submitting an impeachment case in opposition to her for allegedly betraying public belief.
In an ambush interview in Naga City Saturday (March 18), Robredo mentioned at least President Rodrigo Duterte has cleared her identify in any destabilization plot in opposition to him.
The Magdalo party-list, in the meantime, has denied she was concerned in its submitting of an impeachment case in opposition to Duterte.
“So siguro tanungin natin si Speaker Alvarez kung ano ang basehan,” Robredo mentioned.
The Vice President defended her video message for a gathering of the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs, which Alvarez claimed as proof she might have dedicated an impeachable offense.
In the video launched this week, Robredo condemned the federal government’s struggle on medication.
She mentioned her assertion was based mostly on true anecdotes of people that have approached her workplace for assist.
“[I]yong statement mismo, matagal na iyon at very factual iyon. Iyong statement na iyon galing sa mga kwento din na pinapaabot sa opisina. In fact, sumubok kaming humingi ng datos sa DILG at saka sa PNP as early as January pa. Pero ang sulat kasi namin hindi sinagot,” she mentioned.
Robredo mentioned her workplace felt the necessity to converse up on the drug struggle anew since individuals had been counting on her for assist however authorities businesses are being uncooperative.