MANILA, Philippines — The powerful Commission on Appointments (CA) finally approved the ad interim appointment of Housing Secretary Eduardo Del Rosario, two months since he first faced a panel of the body.
The CA confirmed Del Rosario’s ad interim appointment as secretary of the Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) in a plenary session on Thursday.
Del Rosario had to first go through the CA’s Committee on Human Settlements and Urban Development earlier in the day. In total, the housing chief had to face the panel four times before his was confirmed.
His confirmation hearing was suspended three times due to several reasons, including lack of materia…
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