Complaint aims to oust president

28 Filipinos say leader’s economic program unconstitutional

Posted: July 22, 2014 at 4:03 a.m.

An impeachment complaint was filed Monday in the Philippine House of Representatives against President Benigno Aquino III over his economic stimulus program, which the Supreme Court said was partly unconstitutional in a ruling earlier this month.

Twenty-eight people, including activists and a retired Catholic bishop, filed an impeachment complaint Monday against Philippine President Benigno Aquino III for his implementation of a major economic stimulus program that the Supreme Court has declared partly unconstitutional.

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