Senate confirms Seman
to DLNR post
...In contrast to the controversial confirmation of Finance Secretary Fermin Atalig, senators unanimously voted to confirm Richard Seman as secretary of the Department of Lands and Natural Resources during Wednesday's session.
...Seman, who is the former director of the Division of Fish and Wildlife, garnered eight votes from the floor.
"Mr.Seman is the perfect man to serve as DLNR secretary.All along, he has been with the Fish and Wildlife.I support Mr. Seman to be the next secretary of DLNR.
Juan N. Babauta expressed confidence that Seman
is "qualified to fulfill the vital responsibilities of this office."
first assumed the post in an acting capacity to fill in for Pangelinan who resigned on the heels of a controversy relating to the Kagman farm leases.