Congress urged to facilitate nurses’ pay hike | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, October 21). Congress urged to facilitate nurses’ pay hike. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/21/1961960/congress-urged-facilitate-nurses-pay-hike Congress urged to facilitate nurses’ pay hike Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – October 21, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Senate and the House of Representatives should pass a joint resolution authorizing the … Continue reading

OP budget breezes past House panel | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2019, September 07). OP budget breezes past House panel. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved September 07, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/09/07/op-budget-breezes-past-house-panel/ OP budget breezes past House panel Published on September 7, 2019 12:05 AM By Keith A. Calayag It took less than 10 minutes for the House Appropriations Committee to … 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‘premature’ 2020 budget bill from plenary By WENDELL VIGILIA September 02, 2019 THE House of Representatives has withdrawn the filing of the proposed P4.1 trillion proposed national budget in the … Continue reading

Government workers to get P1,100 pay hike next year | The Philippine Star

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, August 24). Government workers to get P1,100 pay hike next year. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 24, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/08/24/1945948/government-workers-get-p1100-pay-hike-next-year Government workers to get P1,100 pay hike next year Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – August 24, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Government employees will get a salary increase of at least … Continue reading

Plenaries won’t impede budget | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2019, August 22). Plenaries won’t impede budget. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved August 23, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/08/22/plenaries-wont-impede-budget/ Plenaries won’t impede budget By Keith A. Calayag – August 22, 2019 12:04 AM To speed up deliberations on the 2020 national budget and have it approved before the turn of … Continue reading

Panelo: Anyone can go to Supreme Court and question national budget | Inquirer News

Reference: Corrales, N. (2019, February 11). Panelo: Anyone can go to Supreme Court and question national budget. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 11, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1084169/panelo-anyone-can-go-to-supreme-court-and-question-national-budget Panelo: Anyone can go to Supreme Court and question national budget By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorralesINQ INQUIRER.net / 02:28 PM February 11, 2019 MANILA, Philippines – Anyone is free … Continue reading

Andaya turns the heat on Diokno in-laws | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. (2019, February 11). Andaya turns the heat on Diokno in-laws. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved February 11, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/287518/andaya-turns-the-heat-on-diokno-in-laws.html Andaya turns the heat on Diokno in-laws posted February 11, 2019 at 01:10 am by Rio N. Araja Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. on Sunday threatened to file a criminal case against Budget Secretary … Continue reading

Solons to partake of P75-billion budget inserts—Andaya | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, February 11). Solons to partake of P75-billion budget inserts—Andaya. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved February 11, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/287524/solons-to-partake-of-p75-billion-budget-inserts-andaya.html Solons to partake of P75-billion budget inserts—Andaya posted February 11, 2019 at 01:35 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta House committee on appropriations chairman Rolando Andaya Jr. said Sunday that the P75 billion inserted into the 2019 … Continue reading

Napkin, whisper politics bared | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 04). Napkin, whisper politics bared. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 04, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/04/napkin-whisper-politics-bared/ Napkin, whisper politics bared By Mario J. Mallari – February 4, 2019 12:05 AM In crafting the budget, some lawmakers submit their amendments, sometimes amounting to hundreds of millions if not billions … Continue reading

Lacson slams pork insertions by senators | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, D.J. & Ramos, M. (2019, January 30). Lacson slams pork insertions by senators. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 30, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1079164/lacson-slams-pork-insertions-by-senators Lacson slams pork insertions by senators By: DJ Yap, Marlon Ramos – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:29 AM January 30, 2019 Some senators have introduced “individual amendments” or “insertions” to the proposed … Continue reading

Benjamin Diokno invited for 4th time to House inquiry | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, January 27). Benjamin Diokno invited for 4th time to House inquiry. Philippine Star. Retrieved January 28, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/01/27/1888397/benjamin-diokno-invited-4th-time-house-inquiry Benjamin Diokno invited for 4th time to House inquiry Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – January 27, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Spurned thrice, the House of Representatives is again inviting Budget … Continue reading

Budget transparency pushed | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, January 22). Budget transparency pushed. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/285975/budget-transparency-pushed.html Budget transparency pushed posted January 22, 2019 at 09:57 pm by Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta The chairman of the House of Representatives’ Committee on Appropriations on Tuesday vowed to push for “full transparency” in the … Continue reading

Andaya, Road Board dislodged | Daily Tribune

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, January 22). Andaya, Road Board dislodged. Daily Tribune. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/22/andaya-road-board-dislodged/ Andaya, Road Board dislodged By Hananeel Bordey January 22, 2019 12:06 AM The will of the Palace prevailed yesterday in prodding Congress to remove obstacles to the approval of the P3.757 trillion proposed 2019 national budget following the … Continue reading

Andaya quits as majority leader after irking Palace | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, DJ. (2019, January 22). Andaya quits as majority leader after irking Palace. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1075776/andaya-quits-as-majority-leader-after-irking-palace Andaya quits as majority leader after irking Palace By: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:26 AM January 22, 2019 Defiant to the end, Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. on … Continue reading

Andaya dropping majority leadership, taking powerful committee | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. V. (2019, January 21). Andaya dropping majority leadership, taking powerful committee. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1075255/andaya-yields-majority-leadership-takes-powerful-committee Andaya dropping majority leadership, taking powerful committee By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 08:56 AM January 21, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. will yield his … Continue reading

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