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Press freedom advocates push for ABS-CBN franchise renewal

Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Mar 10 2020 04:18 PM

Press freedom advocates push for ABS-CBN franchise renewal

Press freedom advocates and supporters hold a protest calling for the renewal of ABS-CBN's franchise, outside the House of Representatives in Quezon City on Tuesday. Rep. Franz Alvarez, chairman of the House committee on legislative franchises urged the National Telecommunications Commission to issue a provisional authority pending the broadcast company’s franchise renewal in Congress.