CA confirms appointments of secretaries

Senate President and Commission on Appointments (CA) Chairman Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III (6th from right) joins Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar (3rd from left), Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre Bello III (5th from left), Department of Finance (DOF) Secretary Carlos Dominguez III (5th from right), and Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Alfonso Cusi (3rd from right), in a photo taken after the CA confirmed their ad interim appointments during Wednesday’s plenary session, October 12, 2016. Also in photo are other members of the CA (from left to right), Cavite 7th District Representative Abraham Tolentino, Manila 6th District Representative Rosenda Ann Ocampo, CA Vice Chairman and San Juan Representative Ronaldo Zamora, Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto, Isabela 1st District Representative Rodolfo Albano III, and Senators Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri and Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito. (PRIB Photo by Alexis Nuevaespaña/ 12 October 2016)