Sen. Cayetano reacts to Delima's privilege speech over extrajudicial killings
Senator Cayetano defended the current administration’s war on drugs, believing that drug lords can always escape and bribe the judges.
He also explained that President Duterte would punish all the abusive police who will use their power and the current war on drugs to kill their personal enemies and hide their involvement in illegal drug trade.
Senator Cayetano also mentions that De Lima is only one of the three people that he saw to decline to hear a response to their own privilege speech.
“Noong araw, ang pusher hindi mahuli, pagnahuli napakawalan, ang pulis pag hindi pakakawalan, pakakawalan ng piskal” Cayetano said.
Cayetano clarified that these discernible changes happening at this moment in the nation and that she ought not to accuse the administration of those killings on the grounds that those were not the requests of President Duterte.
Cayetano reviews that it was even President Duterte debilitated to slaughter abusive policemen.
“Never ko pong narinig sa kanya nasabihin mong walang laban, patayin” Cayetano said.
“Never sinabe ng ating pangulo na pag may summary killings or murder ay hindi paparusahan, in fact, ang sinabe nya, ‘patay kayo sakin mga pulis pag umabuso kayo'” he added.
The senator from Taguig recommends that it's ideal to utilize the valuable time of the senate to talk about the compensation increment of the police and military faculty that to explore them.
Cayetano likewise included that these PO1s are the ones who are in the forefronts, however, when they challenge a syndicate or a drug lord they get suspended, abandoning them with no cash to nourish their family.
“Listen first, investigate first before judging her (De Lima), let me make the same appeal for our President, but actually he doesn’t need it eh, let me make the same appeal to the PO1s of this country, those who make fifteen thousand pesos only (P15,000), when the cost of living is P25,000 – P35,000 in our major cities” Cayetano said.
Netizens lauds Cayetano for defending President Duterte even he didn’t get the Senate Presidency.
What Cayetano’s full speech here: