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Sen Franklin Drilon

Those opposing a wage hike are getting desperate

The widespread hunger and poverty in the country is persisting. It is being made worse by the non-stop increase in the prices of petroleum products, which is further increasing the prices of basic goods and services. Workers and poor people need a significant wage hike, such as the P125 across-the-board wage increase nationwide which workers have been clamoring for.

KMU condemns Drilon for opposing legislated wage hike

Labor center Kilusang Mayo Uno slammed Sen. Franklin Drilon today for opposing the legislation of a wage hike, saying the senator is in effect agreeing with meager wage hikes and shutting doors to a significant wage increase.