The friendship between these two politikos remains strong.
Senator Migz Zubiri is grateful to Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero after supporting the Senate presidency. Zubiri said he appreciates Escudero’s trust and support, citing their friendship for more than two decades.
Zubiri, who won another term in the May elections, is expected to assume the leadership of the Seante in the next 19th Congress. Escudero reportedly disclosed plans to join the Senate’s majority bloc and support Zubiri as the next president of the upper house.
“I am honored to have Senator Chiz Escudero at my side and I am deeply honored by his support and friendship. Senator Escudero and I have been friends for twenty-four years since we were young lawmakers at the 11th congress and I am proud to say that despite everything, our friendship has remained firm and strong,” he wrote on Facebook.
Zubiri also praised Escudero’s skills and experience to advance legislative measures that benefit the country.
“As a veteran legislator and a brilliant lawyer, he brings the skills and experience that the majority bloc would need to uphold laws and advocacy for the good of the nation,” he said.
” I value your membership in the Supermajority and thank you for your trust and support. May God bless the Senate, our People and our Nation. ” he said.
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