Vice President and Liberal Party (LP) chairman Leni Robredo has rejected the resignation of Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan and Quezon City Representative Christopher “Kit” Belmonte as president and secretary general of the party respectively.
“The Vice President has not accepted Senator Kiko’s and Cong. Kit’s resignations. Much work remains to be done, and they will do it, together,” Atty. Barry Gutierrez, the spokesperson of Robredo said in a statement.
The LP officials has resigned from their posts on Tuesday after taking responsibility for the defeat of all Otso Diretso candidates including former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas and reelectionist Bam Aquino.