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Lagman: ABS-CBN renewal a question of press freedom

Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Friday said it was wrong of administration allies to separate the issue of press freedom from their reluctance to renew the franchise of ABS-CBN because of President Rodrigo Duterte’s objections.

Lagman: Selling ABS-CBN to a Duterte crony not an option

Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman announced Thursday that he would be filing a House resolution calling on the House committee on legislative franchises to act on the nine pending bills seeking the renewal of the franchise of ABS-CBN.