Loyalty to Resistance bloc hailed on Thursday Lebanon President Michel Aoun’s speech at the Arab Summit, saying that it expressed a deep, rational and balanced visionary.
After its regular meeting chaired by MP Mohammad Raad, the bloc issued a statement in which it which reiterated that passing a proportionality-based electoral law matches the constitutional stipulations and maintains equality among all the citizens.
The bloc also called on the cabinet to refer its proposal for the public budget to the parliament, highlighting the importance of a speedy approval for the wage scale.
Head of Loyalty to the Resistance Parliamentary Bloc, MP Mohammad Raad, had earlier said, “If the principle of proportionality is adopted, we will be open to set discussions over the electoral zones…We have moved a quite forward distance in this regard. Those who opposed proportionality are now accepting it. We will continue discussing the law issue after the return of President Michel Aoun to come out with a new law able to guarantee fair popular representation at the Parliament.”
Source: Al-Manar Website and NNA