Transportation Spokesman Asec. Cherie Mercado has just quit her post.
This was confirmed by DOTr Usec. Cesar Chavez after Mercado submitted her resignation letter to Secretary Arthur Tugade.
Based on her Facebook post, Mercado said that her reason for leaving the agency is personal and love for her family.
Mercado added that her children’s constant bickering and their grades falling apart, not to mention not having time for her husband, made her decide that it is time to leave her post.
According to Mercado, she considered her work and family before ending up with the said decision.
In line with this, Mercado thanked Secretary Tugade because of his perseverance, intelligence and will to fight for the interest of the public.