Senator Bam Aquino lamented President Rodrigo Duterte’s failure to deal with the federal government’s plans on the schooling sector, particularly free tuition charges in state universities and schools (SUCs) and native universities and schools (LUCs) that was handed lately in Cinress.
“Nasaan ang libreng kolehiyo? Nakakapanghinayang na hindi ito binanggit,” he mentioned.
Aquino mentioned he anticipated Duterte to have not less than talked about this invoice which solely wanted his signature to lastly enact it into legislation.
“We must prioritize education and rise above politics to give more Filipinos access to college degree,” he mentioned.
He urged the President to signal into legislation the mentioned invoice, the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act which can give underprivileged college students an opportunity to earn a university diploma.