In a video posted by concerned netizen Patricia Laurel which went viral on social media in just a few minutes after it was posted and shared by DDS bloggers, it showed that Atty. Glenn Chong is trying to raise his hand to express his willingness to speak, however when the committee rejected his request, the veteran lawyer stood up from his seat and left the chamber.
Watch How Atty. Chong Walked Out from the Joint Hearing:
In an interview with some members of the media, Atty. Glenn Chong expressed his disappointment with the recent events inside the Joint Committee hearing as he was quoted as saying “Nakita niyo hindi tayo pinagsasalita? Kanina pa ako taas ng taas ng kamay ko,” Atty. Chong revealed.
Atty. Chong also admitted that only Senate President Tito Sotto who was present earlier but left the chamber, gave him the chance to speak, but after the absent of Sotto, nobody seems to be interested with the explosive expose of Atty. Glenn Chong, even Sen. Koko Pimentel failed to recognize and give Atty. Chong the chance to speak.
The former Congressman was quoted as saying “Kung hindi kay Tito Sen, hindi ako tatawagin,” he said. Because of too much disappointment, Atty. Chong urged his followers not to vote to the Senators who allegedly wanted to silence the people that trying to expose the anomalies in automated elections.
Atty. Chong also explained that he expected that the Committee handled the probe wanted the election in 2019 to still be handled by Smartmatic despite the controversies of the said electronic voting company, Smartmatic.
The veteran lawyer also said that he’s not afraid of the treats from Liberal Party, saying that he appeared during the second Senate probe, but the people who grilled him in the first hearing didn’t appear today.
Atty. Chong was quoted as saying “Sabi ng LP babalatan daw ako ng buhay? Eh asan sila, ako nandito sila wala?” Chong said.
“Pinakita ko sa inyo na wala akong takot, buong tapang pumuta ako dito kahit na sinabi nila na babalatan nila ako ng buhay,” he added.
He said that he noticed that the committee only wanted the COMELEC and Smartmatic to speak.
“Hindi nila ako pinag sasalita, gusto niyo yan? Kaya nag walk out na ko,” he said.
Chong also urged the people to spread his message on social media.
“Ipakalat natin ito sa tao, para malaman nila na ang kapangyarihan ay nasa kamay natin, wala sa kanila” he said.