by Jelly F. Musico
MANILA Senator Pia Cayetano on Monday described as “cheap shots” an indictment that she was bribed by multi-national companies to pull for a thoroughfare of a Reproductive Health (RH) bill.
Cheap shots by anti-RH groups to contend we was bribed. If they consider we will behind (off) RH, know that we won’t, pronounced Cayetano, author of Senate Bill 2865, in greeting to a rumors.
Cayetano pronounced a categorical reason she was pulling RH check is given of a mothers life, a profound teen is all we need to pull for RH.
Meanwhile, Cayetano positive that she has no goal to violate piracy as purported by a blogger who indicted a lady senator of perplexing to cover adult her blunder by fast adding footnotes in her dual prior RH check speeches.
In her Twitter account, Cayetano explained: I tweeted before, a egghead skill formula states that (ones) literary work is stable (from) a time of creation.
I honour that and use attributions in my Senate speeches given we mostly quote UN (United Nations) and other sources, she said.
Even in my personal work, we often charge my sources. If during any time, we destroy to attribute, we immediately make a required corrections and amends. Citing authors and sources is partial of a essay process. we am happy to do given it shows a abyss of investigate done,” she added.
In a blog entrance posted by Elisa Sangalang on Aug. 19, she pronounced that dual of a senators possess payoff speeches, one per a argumentative measure, contained paragraphs that were carried from sources accessible online though but any correct attribution.
Cayetano, according to a blogger, unsuccessful to credit Health Undersecretary Mario Villaverde who done a energy indicate display in Apr 2008 entitled Accelerating a Unified Strategy to Save Mothers, Newborns and Children in her Senate speech, The Status of a Philippines in Achieving a Millennium Development Goals.
Last week, Senate Majority Floor Leader Vicente Sotto III has been indicted of piracy for not attributing to American blogger Sarah Pope some portions of his payoff debate hostile a RH bill.
Sottos arch of staff Hector Villacorta publicly certified that he carried portions of a divide from a Popes article. The Pope quoted Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBribe.
Sotto, who is set to broach a remaining dual chapters of his payoff debate on Wednesday, denied piracy accusation, observant we quote it from a same source,” referring to McBribe.