SURVEY: Experts doubts the sincerity of Robredo’s “show of support”
Kabayan Partylist Rep. Harry Roque doubts the sincerity of Vice President Leni Robredo’s “show of support” to President Rodrigo Duterte’s reforms, Robredo also denied that her political party the Liberal Party is plotting to unseat Duterte through impeachment.
According to Roque in the world the Philippine politics, you cannot deny the fact that Robredo’s political party has strong political capital and is capable of such [impeaching Duterte].
Roque also said that it’s hard to believe that Robredo and LP has no Plan B and plans to take over Malacañang like Senator Alan Peter Cayetano’s allegations because history suggests that LP is always aims for political power.
“Its natural and the nature for a political party to aspire for political power. Statement of VP is contrary to human experience”, said Roque.
ACT Teachers Partylist Rep. Antonio Tinio also doesn’t buy Robredo’s “show of support”, he can’t really tell if she’s an ally or enemy of the Duterte Administration.
“Sa isang banda, bahagi siya ng Gabinete at panay ang pahayag niya nang suporta. Sa kabilang banda, walang duda na may mga makapangyarihang kapartido siya na kumikilos kontra sa administrasyon,” Tinio said.
The Liberal Party was the previous ruling political party in the Philippines were many believe is ought to unseat Duterte as President and Robredo to replace her.
Duterte already said that they are building a case against him in the eyes of the international community which can be grounds for impeachment.
The United Nations and European Union already expressed their concerns on the growing death count from alleged extrajudicial killings of summary killings since President Duterte came into office in July.
Duterte also said that the Liberal Party is behind UN and EU’s conflict with the Philippine government.