Sen. Cayetano: Trump presidency ‘better for Philippines’
On Wednesday, according to Senator Alan Peter Cayetano, Philippines will be better under United States presidency Under Donald Trump.
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“It will open doors to rebooting/restarting and warming of our relationship with the US,” Cayetano said.
Senator Cayetano, in his text message said, “Trump acknowledged that much change is needed both in America and the world. Just as President Duterte campaigned for real change,”
“Both leaders recognized the need for but were often criticized for their being frank and saying things that the political and business elite thought shouldn’t be said,” he also said.
Some Senators also expressed their opinion regarding Donald Trump victory.
Panfilo Lacson says, “I would like to think that like Haiyan, this is the new normal in politics, at least as experienced by our country and now the US, even the United Kingdom’s unexpected Brexit,”
“Trump’s victory will only open an unchartered victory in PH-US relations if we do not plan ahead,” Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto said.