6 PNoy Blunders

By Inday Espina-Varona, ABS-CBNnews.com

Posted at Jul 14 2015 08:58 PM | Updated as of Jul 17 2015 01:50 AM

Every president has his or her ups and downs. Big achievements bring cheers and blunders deliver jeers.

ABS-CBNnews.com begins its assessment of 5 years of President Benigno Simeon Aquino III with a look at his key missteps, to be followed by his legacies or what he will most likely be remembered for.

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Executive Order No. 1

Legal debacles have haunted President Benigno Aquino III since he assumed power.

The Supreme Court struck down his first Executive Order, creating a Truth Commission to investigate corruption under his predecessor, President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

The High Court said it violated the Constitution’s equal protection clause by singling out one administration’s wrongdoings.