Word went around on Monday evening that the House of Representatives is going to hold a special session on Saturday morning, July 22, to discuss the matter of an extension to the martial law declaration in Mindanao by President Rodrigo Duterte.
A text message attributed to Fariñas and sent to the lawmakers reads as follows:
NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS:
The President will call the Congress to a Special Session on Saturday, Jul 22, 2017, at 9am, to consider the extension of Martial Law. See you, please! Thank you!!