Palawan’s Alvarez secures key positions in House panels


Palawan Rep. Jose Ch. Alvarez has secured key positions in several committees at the House of Representatives.

Alvarez has been appointed vice chairman of House Committee on East ASEAN Growth Area and House Committee on Natural Resources.

He was also selected as member of House Committee on Legislative Franchises and House Committee on Foreign Affairs

He has also been named Vice Chairperson in the following House Committees:

• House Committee on Appropriations
• House Committee on Agriculture and Food
• House Committee on Ecology

“Maraming salamat po sa tiwala, Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez,” the lawmaker said.

Alvarez is a first time lawmaker. Prior to his election as congressman, her served as Palawan governor for three terms or 9 years.