CamSur Rep. Villafuerte takes oath as House Deputy Speaker
Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Raymund “LRay” Villafuerte has been elected as one of the deputy speakers at the House of Representatives.
Villafuerte takes his oath before House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano yesterday.
“Proud and honoured To take my oath of office today as Deputy Speaker of the 18th congress administered by our Speaker @alanpetercayetano,” Villafuerte said.
As a deputy speaker, Villafuerte sits as an ex-officio chairman of all standing committees at the lower House.
Villafuerte earlier felt proud that Cayetano, his partymate at the Nacionalista Party, has been elected as the House Speaker.
“Cong Alan Peter Cayetano , My partymate in the Nacionalista Party , an adopted son of camsur whose wife is a bicolana, is now the newly elected Speaker of the 18th congresss #houseofrepresentatives Congress of the people , for the people,” said Villafuerte.
Villafuerte and Cayetano earlier both attended the Economic Cluster meeting.
“Economic Cluster meeting with incoming Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and members of the cabinet headed by DOF Sec sonny Dominguez , DBM sec Janet Abuel , DTI Sec Mon Lopez , DOTR sec Art Tugade and former senator and now DICT Sec Gringo Honasan . Working towards inclusive growth in our country and achieving upper income status for our people,” Villafuerte has said.