By Rubyloida Bitog/SunStar Baguio
MORE supporters of House Bill 5595, pushing for Cordilleran autonomy, are joining the advocacy. San Juan City Representative Joseph Victor Ejercito expressed his support for regional autonomy during his visit in Baguio City last April 28.

"If it (autonomy) would fast-track development, then I will support fully in having an autonomous region," he said.

In an earlier discussion of the Regional Development Council (RDC)-Advisory Committee, Ifugao Representative Teddy Baguilat Jr. advised a series of massive consultations for the information dissemination on the advocacy. Schedules were also set for consultations in each province.
Please read more at Sunstar Baguio, May 3, 2012.