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Abalos impeachment: JDV won’t inhibit self

Posted by Mai on September 29th, 2007

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Abalos impeachment: JDV won’t inhibit self
By Jess Diaz
Saturday, September 29, 2007

Speaker Jose de Venecia Jr. said yesterday he would not turn his back on his duties, but assured the people yesterday that he would be neutral and fair in dealing with the impeachment complaint filed against embattled Chairman Benjamin Abalos of the Commission on Elections (Comelec).

“I promise before God that I will not intervene, I will not ask my colleagues in the House to vote one way or the other,” he told reporters.

Abalos earlier urged De Venecia to stay away from the impeachment case filed at the House.

“I will be neutral, I will be fair and just, because one of the accusers is my son,” he said.

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