Guv’s birthday ‘wish’ granted
With signing of universal health care law
ITY OF SAN FERNANDO –“I am happy on my birthday because the universal health care for the sick has been signed into a
CSo said Pampanga Governor Lilia “Nanay” Pineda as her long-time wish for the enactment of the Universal Health Care bill was signed by President Rodrigo Duterte into a law a day before her birthday on February 21.
The governor told the 1,500 cancer patients at the Bren Z. Guiao Convention Center that this law allows for a National Health Security Program that mandates universal health care coverage and benefits for all Filipinos.
“Now, I am so glad, the national government would be doing what we have done and we are continuously doing here in
BIRTHDAY WISH GRANTED. Gov. Lilia G. Pineda blows the candles on a birthday cake she received during the blessing and inauguration of the new municipal hall of Lubao, Pampanga on Thursday. Looking on are Mayor Mylyn Pineda-Cayabyab and Archbishop Emeritus Paciano Aniceto.---