Ping Lacson: Summary of the Presidential Candidate’s Stand on these Key Issues

PING LACSON – Here is a summary of the stand of the Election 2022 presidential aspirant and incumbent Senator on these key issues.

The May 2022 Election is fast approaching and ten (10) presidential candidates remain on the official ballot as to the Commission on Elections (Comelec). One of them is incumbent Sen. Panfilo “Ping” Lacson Sr. He is running under Partido Para sa Demokratikong Reporma with his running-mate, Senate Pres. Tito Sotto III.

Senator Ping Lacson
Senator Ping Lacson

Recently, Sen. Lacson agreed to an interview with KMJS’ host Jessica Soho and revealed his stand on certain key issues in the country. Based on a summary posted by Inquirer, here are the presidential candidate’s viewpoint on the issues:

Sen. Ping Lacson said “YES” to…

  • Mandatory Drug Testing for Candidates
  • Divorce
  • Continuing the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between the Philippines and the United States
  • Deaths on war against illegal drugs
  • Continuing peace talks with CPP-NPA-NDF
  • Allowing POGO operations
  • Supporting passage of anti-political dynasty law
  • Legalize jueteng
  • Making the Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth (SALN) of government officials public
  • Joint Philippines-China exploration in the West Philippines Sea
  • Making the medical records of the president public
  • Return of the Philippines to the International Criminal Court
  • ICC prosecution of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte
  • Two-Party (TP) over Multi-Party (MP) System
  • Presidential (Presidential) government over Parliamentary (PARL)
Senator Ping Lacson

Senator Ping Lacson said “NO” to…

  • Marriage of two (2) people of the same gender
  • Death Penalty
  • Allow 100% Foreign Ownership
  • Lowering the Age of Criminal Liability
  • Supporting PCGG Abolition
  • Prohibiting candidates facing charges from running in public office
Lacson Net Worth
Senator Ping Lacson

Based on the post, Sen. Ping Lacson is against the marriage of two (2) people of the same gender but he agrees to a civil union. Here are his three (3) top priorities if he will be elected president in 2022:

  • Decentralizing the budget
  • Digitalization of government processes
  • Addressing corruption issues

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