- Written by Fernan J. Angeles
- Sunday, 22 July 2012
Malacañang said the security measure seen as twice extensive compared to last year, is “just fit” for an event that would rarely see an assembly of top officials from all three branches of the government.
Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda said the Sona is an important and the only day the President gets to set foot in Congress.
“Officials of the three branches of government are together. How can it not be taken with great importance?” Lacierda said in response to questions posed by palace reporters seeking description of Malacañang’s perception on the doubly strict security measure put in place by the PNP..... MORE
Source: The Daily Tribune