FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 23, 2015
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Senate Republicans Celebrate the 117th Anniversary of Philippine Independence
SACRAMENTO – By the invitation of Senate Republicans, dignitaries from the Philippines Office of the Consul General in San Francisco were honored at the California State Legislature in recognition of Philippine Independence Day.
Senate Minority Leader Bob Huff (R-San Dimas) is a co-author of Assembly Concurrent Resolution 81, which celebrates Philippine Independence Day on June 12 and marks the 117th anniversary of the Philippines successfully declaring independence from Spain in 1898. ACR 81 passed on the Senate floor with all 14 Senate Republicans voting in support of it. Continue reading