The letter, signed by Oso and 30 staffers of Jasac, pleaded to the legislators to 'argue intelligently' against the restoration of the death penalty.
'The deep root of the drug problem and criminality is poverty the destruction of family and corruption in society,' said the Jasac letter, quoting from a statement of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines.
The staff of the Jasac has called on legislators representing Iloilo and Guimaras provinces to vote against the bill seeking to reimpose the death penalty.
'As our voice and representative in Congress, can we expect to hear you condemn in the strongest possible words the evil of EJK and argue intelligently about our vehement opposition to the reimposition of the death penalty,' read the Jasac letter signed by Oso and 30 staff members.
inked a three-year agreement with the JASAC
to incorporate programs such as livelihood, sanitation and community-building among the housing unit recipients accommodated in the SM Cares Village.
SMFI will donate P3 million for livelihood and soft-core projects that will be implemented within three years by Jasac
in the village, 109 kilometers northeast of Iloilo City.