House franchises committee denies ABS-CBN franchise renewal application


The House of Representatives Legislative Franchises Committee has denied the application of ABS-CBN for franchise renewal held July 10.

Voting 70-11-2-1, the said House of Representatives committee denied the application.

70 members of the committee voted ‘Yes’ to adopt the recommendation of the technical working group’s committee resolution denying ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal application.

11 members voted ‘No’ or against the committee resolution denying the application, 2 inhibited, and 1 abstained.