Sarmiento vows not to use DILG, PNP for partisan politics (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

Newly appointed Interior Secretary Mel Senen Sarmiento on Thursday vowed not to use the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the police force for partisan politics in the 2016 elections. In an interview after the budget hearing of the DILG at the House of Representatives, Sarmiento, LP Secretary General-on leave, said it would not…