Economic team set for replay | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, April 13). Economic team set for replay. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 25, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/13/economic-team-set-for-replay/ Economic team set for replay By Elmer N. Manuel – April 13, 2019 12:05 AM Economic managers are preparing to equip the government with measures to cushion the impact on the economy … Continue reading

Senate prodded to reveal pork | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, April 11). Senate prodded to reveal pork. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/11/senate-prodded-to-reveal-pork/ Senate prodded to reveal pork By Hananeel Bordey – April 11, 2019 12:05 AM When the 2019 General Appropriations Act (GAA) is approved by President Rodrigo Duterte before the Holy Week break, … Continue reading

Cover-up at Senate | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, April 06). Cover-up at Senate. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/06/cover-up-at-senate/ Cover-up at Senate By Hananeel Bordey – April 6, 2019 12:07 AM House leaders accused the Senate and a body of the chamber in an attempt to conceal the P83.9 billion in realignments in … Continue reading

P83.9B funneled to pet projects | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, April 05). P83.9B funneled to pet projects. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/05/p83-9b-funneled-to-pet-projects/ P83.9B funneled to pet projects By Hananeel Bordey – April 5, 2019 12:07 AM The House of Representatives turned the table on the Senate yesterday as it accused senators of realigning P83.9 … Continue reading

GAB okay date fixed | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, April 04). GAB okay date fixed. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 04, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/04/gab-okay-date-fixed-1/ GAB okay date fixed By Hananeel Bordey – April 4, 2019 12:05 AM A date has been fixed for President Rodrigo Duterte’s signing of the 2019 General Appropriations Bill (GAB), but Speaker Gloria … Continue reading

Senate ripped for sabotage | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, M. (2019, April 02). Senate ripped for sabotage. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 04, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/02/senate-ripped-for-sabotage/ Senate ripped for sabotage By Hananeel Bordey – April 2, 2019 12:07 AM The slicing of the 2019 budget was not fully discussed in the Bicameral Conference Committee as senators unilaterally decided on … Continue reading

Virtuous budget for Rody | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, March 27). Virtuous budget for Rody. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 28, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/27/virtuous-budget-for-rody/ Virtuous budget for Rody By Kristina Maralit – March 27, 2019 12:07 AM The two houses of Congress broke their impasse on this year’s national budget with both their leaders signing Congress’ … Continue reading

Budget day of reckoning | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, March 22). Budget day of reckoning. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 22, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/22/budget-day-of-reckoning/ Budget day of reckoning By Elmer N. Manuel – March 22, 2019 12:05 AM The earnest bid to end the 2019 budget deadlock between the House of Representatives and Senate during a meeting … Continue reading

Unpaid contractual gov’t workers suffer | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, March 21). Unpaid contractual gov’t workers suffer. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 22, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/21/unpaid-contractual-govt-workers-suffer/ Unpaid contractual gov’t workers suffer By Mario J. Mallari – March 21, 2019 12:15 AM Tens of thousands of contractual government workers, or those employed with job order (JO) basis, have not … Continue reading

GMA: Just lawful budget | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, March 20). GMA: Just lawful budget. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 22, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/20/gma-just-lawful-budget/ GMA: Just lawful budget By Hananeel Bordey – March 20, 2019 12:07 AM Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo yesterday insisted Congress will not agree to the passage of an “unconstitutional version” of the national … Continue reading

5 UHC humps stall bicam | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, November 20). 5 UHC humps stall bicam. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/11/20/5-uhc-humps-stall-bicam/ 5 UHC humps stall bicam By Mario J. Mallari – November 20, 2018 12:05 AM Five contentious issues held up the bicameral conference committee in crafting a reconciled version of the Universal … Continue reading

Supplement eyed for pork | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, March 15). Supplement eyed for pork. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/15/supplement-eyed-for-pork/ Supplement eyed for pork By Mario J. Mallari – March 15, 2019 12:05 AM A likely compromise will allow the immediate approval of the stalled appropriations for 2019 after economic managers yesterday said … Continue reading

Clash now among House leaders | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, March 19). Clash now among House leaders. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/19/clash-now-among-house-leaders/ Clash now among House leaders By Mario J. Mallari – March 19, 2019 12:05 AM Leaders of the House of Representatives can’t seem to agree on whether or not the chamber has … Continue reading

Budget replay KO expansion | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lao, J. (2019, March 14). Budget replay KO expansion. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/14/budget-replay-ko-expansion/ Budget replay KO expansion By Joshua Lao – March 14, 2019 12:05 AM Economic managers strongly appealed yesterday for an end to the deadlock in this year’s budget, which has been stalled by … Continue reading

House, Senate get ‘moderator’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, March 13). House, Senate get ‘moderator’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/13/house-senate-get-moderator/ House, Senate get ‘moderator’ By Kristina Maralit – March 13, 2019 12:05 AM President Rodrigo Duterte has intervened in the prolonged budget impasse which he said the other day will affect the … Continue reading

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