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× Cardema: I’m already a House member; Comelec: No you’re not

MANILA, Philippines - Ronald Cardema cannot be considered a member of the House of Representatives even if he already took his oath of office last July 1 as Duterte Youth Representative.

According to a Commission on Elections (Comelec) First Division resolution, taking oath cannot be equated to assuming office since a certificate of proclamation should be given by the Commission.

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