Mariners’ Court Cebu, Pier 1, Cebu City
19 January  2016

President Benigno S. Aquino III went to Cebu to pay his respect to the founder of the Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP), Atty. Democrito Mendoza.

Joining the President were Secretary to the Cabinet Jose Rene Almendras and House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte.

Mendoza served as labor policy adviser to the President’s mother, the late President Corazon C. Aquino. He died of cardiac arrest at the age of 92 last January 12. His interment is scheduled on January 23.