The House leadership on Wednesday welcomed the consensus made by congressional leaders on the proposed abolition of the Road Board.
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Majority Floor Leader and Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. urged President Rodrigo Duterte to compel Budget Sec. Benjamin Diokno to transmit all the documents needed to effect the release of salary increase for government employees due…
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House Majority Floor Leader and Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. has threatened to take Budget Sec. Benjamin Diokno before the Supreme Court (SC) over the impending delay in the final tranche of salary increase for government…
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MANILA – Magdalo Partylist Rep. Gary Alejano urged Budget Sec. Benjamin Diokno not to skip the upcoming congressional inquiry over the flood control scam and his supposed P75 billion insertions in the proposed 2019 National Expenditure…
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House Minority Floor Leader and Quezon Province Rep. Danilo Suarez is unfazed by Malacañang’s rejection of his call terminate Budget Sec. Benjamin Diokno over allegations of conflict of interest and the irregularities hounding the country’s…
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Two lawmakers from the Bicol region recently denied any involvement with the C.T. Leoncio Construction and Trading over the construction of flood control projects in various legislative districts.
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Majority Floor Leader Rolando “Nonoy” Andaya Jr. has disclosed that top honchos in the previous House leadership got multi-billion worth of allocations in the proposed P3.757-trillion national budget for 2019.
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Senator Ping Lacson on Wednesday revealed that a congresswoman would get P2.4 billion in funding for her district in 2019, while another congressman would receive P1.9 billion next year after the House inserted pork allocations into the…
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MANILA – A lawmaker Tuesday admitted that each legislator will receive up to P60-million worth of project allotments under the proposed P3.757-trillion National Budget for 2019.
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Majority Floor Leader Rolando “Nonoy” Andaya Jr. has defended the House leadership over allegations of distributing P60-million worth of hidden pork barrel funds to legislators in the proposed P3.757-trllion national udget for 2019.
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The House of Representatives on Monday approved on final reading a proposed legislation which seeks to extend the shelf life of the 2018 National Budget so that the national government can sustain the ongoing rehabilitation of the…
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The minority-led House oversight committee is planning to summon Budget Sec. Benjamin Diokno over the supposed government underspending close to P1 trillion in during the last two fiscal years.
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Minority Leader Danilo Suarez (Quezon Province) has called on the House Leadership to address the minimal share of the science and technology sector in the proposed P3.757 trillion national budget for 2019.
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The realignment of the more than P51.7-billion "midnight insertions" has reportedly delayed the approval of the proposed P3.757-trillion national budget for 2019 on Wednesday, according to militant party-list solon.
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Minority Leader Danilo Suarez slammed the previous House leadership under deposed Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez over some P15-billion worth of alleged “parked insertions” which are included in this year’s National Expenditure Program (NEP).
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Former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo reportedly snubbed Davao City Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles during a dinner hosted by the House leadership last Tuesday.
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The House Minority on Wednesday lauded the decision of the Arroyo Speakership to realign the more than P51.7-billion worth of alleged ghost insertions in next year’s National Expenditure Program (NEP).
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MANILA – Minority Floor Leader and Quezon Province Rep. Rep. Danilo Suarez on Wednesday revealed that some members of the previous House leadership have intentionally “parked” unimaginable amount insertions in some legislative districts few…
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Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman has distanced himself from the alleged additional allotment in his district in the proposed Php 3.757-trillion National Budget for 2019.
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MANILA – The House of Representatives is set to begin on Monday the plenary debates on the proposed Php 3.757-trillion national budget for 2019.
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Mind-boggling. Sen. Panfilo Lacson had this reaction after learning that the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency has in its custody a whopping P9.7 billion in seized illegal drugs.
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Budget deliberations for the proposed 2019 Php 3.757 trillion National Expenditure Program (NEP) are expected to resume after Malacañang and the House of Representatives finally reached a compromised over the cash-based budgeting scheme.