Lawmakers voted to reject Cayetano’s resignation as a House Speaker last Wednesday. Total of 184 lawmakers rejected his resignation.

This comes after Cayetano offered his resignation to give way to Rep Allan Velasco for speakership. Meanwhile one lawmaker accepted the resignation and nine abstained from voting.

On Tuesday night, PRRD met with Cayetano and Velasco to settle the feud over speakership. 

Sources notified that Velasco will take over on October 14th Under the deal, Cayetano should relinquish the speakership to Velasco this October.

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