Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if… | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 15). Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if…. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-says-%E2%80%98pork-free%E2%80%99-budget-possible-if%E2%80%A6 Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if… By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 15, 2019 THE devil is in the details. Presumptive speaker Alan Peter Cayetano wants Congress to clearly define what “pork barrel” allocations are to … Continue reading

Legarda beats Javier for Antique House seat | Inquirer News

Reference: Burgos, N. Jr. (2019, May 15). Legarda beats Javier for Antique House seat. Inquirer.net. Retrieved May 15, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1119084/legarda-beats-javier-for-antique-house-seat Legarda beats Javier for Antique House seat By: Nestor P. Burgos Jr. Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:23 AM May 15, 2019 ILOILO CITY, Philippines — Sen. Loren Legarda is set to become the next … 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

Micromanaging not GMA’s style | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, March 23). Micromanaging not GMA’s style. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 26, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/23/micromanaging-not-gmas-style/ Micromanaging not GMA’s style By Hananeel Bordey – March 23, 2019 12:05 AM Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is not into micromanaging the House process in the approval of the budget as she denied claims … Continue reading

House ends stalemate | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, March 21). House ends stalemate. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 22, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/21/house-ends-stalemate/ House ends stalemate By Hananeel Bordey – March 21, 2019 12:07 AM The legislative deadlock on the 2019 budget has been effectively resolved yesterday after leaders of the House of Representatives relented yesterday and … Continue reading

2019 budget will pass | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, December 03). 2019 budget will pass. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/03/2019-budget-will-pass/ 2019 budget will pass By Mario J. Mallari – December 3, 2018 12:05 AM The Palace and Congress vow to get their act together to prevent a reenacted budget despite the very tight … Continue reading

‘Work budget passage’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 06).‘Work budget passage’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 06, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/06/work-budget-passage/ ‘Work budget passage’ By Mario J. Mallari – February 6, 2019 12:04 AM President Rodrigo Duterte practically told both houses of Congress to just work on the passage of the 2019 budget, shut up and … Continue reading

Budget mayhem to cost Andaya | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, January 11). Budget mayhem to cost Andaya. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 07, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/11/budget-mayhem-to-cost-andaya/ Budget mayhem to cost Andaya By Hananeel Bordey – January 11, 2019 12:05 AM For “subverting” President Rodrigo Duterte’s legislative agenda, House Majority Floor Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. will likely be dislodged … Continue reading

Senate for quick budget OK | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, January 09). Senate for quick budget OK. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 07, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/09/senate-for-quick-budget-ok/ Senate for quick budget OK By Mario J. Mallari – January 9, 2019 12:07 AM Senators yesterday vowed to expedite the passage of the 2019 proposed national budget as called by Malacañang … Continue reading

Cash scheme Exec’s call | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lao, J. (2019, February 21). Cash scheme Exec’s call. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 21, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/21/cash-scheme-execs-call/ Cash scheme Exec’s call By Joshua Lao – February 21, 2019 12:05 AM The General Appropriations Bill (GAB) submitted to President Rodrigo Duterte deleting cash-based budgeting will not result in the return of … Continue reading

Budget replay squanders gains | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, February 1). Budget replay squanders gains. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 19, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/01/budget-replay-squanders-gains/ Budget replay squanders gains By Kristina Maralit – February 1, 2019 12:05 AM The economy faces “lost opportunities” if the government operates on a reenacted budget for the rest of the year, Malacañang … Continue reading

Budget OKd sans cash scheme | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 09). Budget OKd sans cash scheme. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/09/budget-okd-sans-cash-scheme/ Budget OKd sans cash scheme By Mario J. Mallari – February 9, 2019 12:05 AM President Rodrigo Duterte finally received his P3.757 billion proposed 2019 national budget from Congress yesterday ending months … Continue reading

Loren’s pork P2.8B | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 11). Loren’s pork P2.8B. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/11/lorens-pork-p2-8b/ Loren’s pork P2.8B By Mario J. Mallari – February 11, 2019 12:06 AM ANTIQUE GUV BID PREP

‘Deal’ breaks budget impasse | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 08). ‘Deal’ breaks budget impasse. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 08, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/08/deal-breaks-budget-impasse/ ‘Deal’ breaks budget impasse By Mario J. Mallari – February 8, 2019 12:05 AM After months of deliberations – highlighted by allegations of “pork barrel” insertions by both senators and congressmen – Congress … Continue reading

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