House Speaker Alvarez defines impeachment complaint as 'act of stupidity'

House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez called Magdalo party list Rep. Gary Alejano 'stupid' for filing an impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte.

In a TV interview, Pantaleon  was asked to react on the complaint filed by the opposition on Thursday, March 16 at the House of Representatives.

"We're all entitled to our own stupidity," The house speaker answered.

The said complaint was the first ever filed against the president since he was seated on June 30, 2016.

According to Alvarez, the complaint is baseless and pointless.

"Kaya sinabi kong stupidity wala kasing basehan. At kung walang basehan eh di walang patutunguhan di ba?," he said in laughter's.

At present, the HOR is on recess.