MAR
ROXAS
POLITICAL PARTY: Liberal Party (Running under Otso Diretso)
GOVERMENT EXPERIENCE:
  • Secretary, Department of Interior and Local Government
  • Secretary, Department of Trade and Communications Secretary
  • Senator, 13th & 14th Congress
  • Department of Trade and Industry Secretary
  • Representative, Capiz 1st District
KEY LEGISLATION:
  • RA 7880 - Fair and Equitable Access to Education Act
  • RA 8759 - Establishing in all municipalities a Public Employment Service Office
  • RA 8748 - Amending the Special Economic Zone Act by directly allocating to the municipality or city 2% (out of the 5%) gross tax to be collected from the establishments operating in the ecozone
  • RA 8799 - Securities Act of 1999
  • RA 8981 - Act modernizing the Professional Regulatory Commission
ADVOCACY:
  • Local governance
  • Anti-crime
  • Transportation
  • Fire protection
  • Cheaper medicines
  • Disaster management
  • Education
Should the death penalty be reimposed for drug-related crimes?
NO
Should Congress compel the President to make his medical records public?
YES
Is the media in the country under threat?
YES
Will the BOL bring peace and uplift the lives of people in Mindanao?
YES
Should divorce be legal on grounds of irreconcilable differences?
YES
Should medical marijuana be legalized for serious ailments?
YES

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