Pangasinan 4th District Representative Christopher de Venecia urged Filipinos to remember the heroes who sacrificed their lives for the country’s independence.
The Pangasinan politiko made the statement on Independence Day.
“May we unite as one in commemorating our nation’s independence from our conquerors,” De Venecia said.
“May this day remind us of how our heroes shed blood, sweat and tears to fight for the freedom our beloved country,” he added.
De Venecia also called on Filipinos to work together for the good of the country.
“Para sa bayan, para sa Pilipinas! Maligayang Kalayaan Pilipinas!” he said.