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× It’s official: Duterte vetoes Security of Tenure bill

MANILA, Philippines---After backtracking his earlier statement that President Rodrigo Duterte "vetoed" the Security of Tenure Bill, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo finally confirmed that the Chief Executive turned down the proposed law.

"Security Tenure Bill (was) vetoed by the President," Panelo told reporters Friday.


On Thursday night, Panelo confirmed in a text message that…

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