By Prince Golez
Former presidential spokesperson Harry Roque sees nothing fallacious with vloggers protecting presumptive president Ferdinand Marcos Jr. and different Malacañang occasions.
The Duterte administration permits accredited bloggers and social media influencers to cowl presidential occasions, Roque mentioned in a current interview with POLITIKO.
“Hindi ko naman ipinagbawal noong ako ay [nasa] OPS (Office of the Presidential Spokesperson) na mag-cover ang mga vloggers. They were always welcome,” in accordance with him.
“In fact, lahat ng mga public functions ng spokesperson, hindi lang mainstream media ang aking inentertain kung hindi ang alternative media,” he mentioned.
Roque pressured that “all avenues of mass communication” must be granted entry to press occasions underneath the Marcos authorities.
“The Palace must be able to work with it,” he added.
The abogado ran underneath the tandem of Marcos Jr. and Vice President-in-waiting Sara Duterte-Carpio within the lately concluded senatorial race. He positioned seventeenth with solely 11,045,762 votes.