House plenary debates on 2020 budget start this week | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, September 9). House plenary debates on 2020 budget start this week. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/09/09/1950117/house-plenary-debates-2020-budget-start-week House plenary debates on 2020 budget start this week Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – September 9, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Plenary debates on the proposed P4.1-trillion national budget for 2020 … Continue reading

House submits 2020 budget to Senate | Philstar.com

Reference: The Philippine Star. (2019, October 2). House submits 2020 budget to Senate. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/02/1956757/house-submits-2020-budget-senate House submits 2020 budget to Senate (The Philippine Star) – October 2, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives yesterday made good its commitment to transmit the proposed P4.1-trillion national budget for … Continue reading

Critics blast haste in passing P4.1-T budget for 2020 | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, D. (2019, September 21). Critics blast haste in passing P4.1-T budget for 2020. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1167465/critics-blast-haste-in-passing-p4-1-t-budget-for-2020 Critics blast haste in passing P4.1-T budget for 2020 By: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 04:15 AM September 21, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Administration allies had pushed for … Continue reading

Budget bill certified as urgent | Inquirer News

Reference: Aurelio, J. M. & Gascon, M. (2019, September 20). Budget bill certified as urgent. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1166974/budget-bill-certified-as-urgent Budget bill certified as urgent by Julie M. Aurelio, Melvin Gascon / INQUIRER.net / 05:00 AM September 20, 2019 President Duterte has decided to certify the proposed P4.1-trillion 2020 national budget to avoid … Continue reading

House withdraws ‘premature’ 2020 budget bill from plenary | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, September 02). House withdraws ‘premature’ 2020 budget bill from plenary. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-withdraws-%E2%80%98premature%E2%80%99-2020-budget-bill-plenary House withdraws ‘premature’ 2020 budget bill from plenary By WENDELL VIGILIA September 02, 2019 THE House of Representatives has withdrawn the filing of the proposed P4.1 trillion proposed national budget in the … Continue reading

Pre-SONA meet: Romualdez backs infra fund hike | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 02). Pre-SONA meet: Romualdez backs infra fund hike. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298710/pre-sona-meet-romualdez-backs-infra-fund-hike.html Pre-SONA meet: Romualdez backs infra fund hike posted July 2, 2019 at 01:45 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez said Monday the administration’s plan to increase the budget allocation for infrastructure and human capital … Continue reading

Budget inked; pork vetoed | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, April 16). Budget inked; pork vetoed. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 25, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/16/budget-inked-pork-vetoed/ Budget inked; pork vetoed By Kristina Maralit – April 16, 2019 12:04 AM President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the P3.757 trillion national budget for the year last Monday less P95.3 billion in realignments … Continue reading

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

Nat’l budget signed soon | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, April 10). Nat’l budget signed soon. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/10/natl-budget-signed-soon/ Nat’l budget signed soon By Kristina Maralit – April 10, 2019 12:05 AM President Rodrigo Duterte is likely to sign the proposed P3.757 trillion appropriations for 2019 before the Holy Week break, a … 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

‘Explain cuts, not wordplay’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, April 03). ‘Explain cuts, not wordplay’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 04, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/03/explain-cuts-not-wordplay/ ‘Explain cuts, not wordplay’ By Hananeel Bordey – April 3, 2019 12:05 AM House leaders yesterday advised Senate President Vicente Sotto III to stop blaming members of their chamber and just explain the … Continue reading

House’s fake news peddler | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, March 31). House’s fake news peddler. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 02, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/31/houses-fake-news-peddler/ House’s fake news peddler By Hananeel Bordey – March 31, 2019 12:05 AM Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Raymond “L-Ray” Villafuerte was merely sour graping after the lawmaker claimed that the House leadership … Continue reading

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