Cayetano confirmed as Foreign Affairs Secretary

Senate President and Commission on Appointments (CA) Chairman Aquilino Pimentel III (3rd from right) and other CA officials join outgoing senator and newly-appointed Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano (4th from right) in a photo taken after the CA’s confirmation of Cayetano’s ad interim appointment on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Also in photo are (from left to right) Isabela 1st District Representative and CA Majority Floor Leader Rodolfo Albano III, San Juan City Representative and CA Vice Chairman Ronaldo Zamora, Cayetano’s wife and Taguig City Mayor Lani Cayetano and Foreign Affairs officials Bernardita Catalia and Wilfredo Santos, whose appointments were also confirmed by the commission. (PRIB Photo by Albert Calvelo)