CA OKs Aguirre’s appointment

Commission on Appointments (CA) Vice-Chairman and San Juan City District Representative Ronaldo Zamora (left) poses with Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II, whose ad-interim appointment was approved by the CA, Wednesday, February 15, 2017. The CA’s committee on justice and judicial bar and council endorsed Aguirre’s confirmation after it held an executive session to discuss Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV’s request to suspend Aguirre’s confirmation hearing pending investigation on various issues being levelled at him. Also in photo are Aguirre’s wife, Marissa Lim (3rd from left), and Senator Loren Legarda. (PRIB Photo by Joseph Vidal)