Ejercito, chairman of the Senate Committee on Urban Planning, Housing, and Resettlement, on Tuesday resumed the probe on alleged anomalies in the housing projects for typhoon victims.
Senate Committee on Urban Planning
Senator JV Ejercito will file a resolution to investigate sub-standard housing projects for super typhoon Yolanda survivors in Eastern Visayas.
Senator JV Ejercito is disappointed that the Senate rejected his proposed housing amendment in the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) bill or the comprehensive tax reform package.
Senator JV Ejercito on Tuesday is worried that housing backlog would reach over 6 million in 2022 if the government continues to reduce budget for the housing sector.
Vice President Leni Robredo and Senator JV Ejercito have agreed to work together to address the problem