Palace backs Lacson’s ‘designated survivor’ bill

Palace backs Lacson’s ‘designated survivor’ bill

The “designated survivor” bill drew inspiration from the American TV series of the same name, where a housing and urban development secretary became US president after an attack killed everyone in the government above him in the presidential line of succession.

House eyes ConAss by May to amend Constitution

House eyes ConAss by May to amend Constitution

If it were up to House Committee on Constitutional Amendments Chair Rufus Rodriguez, the House and the Senate may convene a constituent assembly in May to consider amendments to the 1987 Constitution.