Militant lawmakers vow to block selective ‘pork’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2019, August 15). Militant lawmakers vow to block selective ‘pork’. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 15, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/08/15/1943523/militant-lawmakers-vow-block-selective-pork Militant lawmakers vow to block selective ‘pork’ Edu Punay (philstar.com) – Augustt 15, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The bloc of militant party-list lawmakers in the House of Representatives yesterday vowed to oppose the reported plan … Continue reading

Zero corruption on ‘pork,’ Cayetano asks colleagues | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J.(2019, August 13). Zero corruption on ‘pork,’ Cayetano asks colleagues. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 15, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/08/13/1942956/zero-corruption-pork-cayetano-asks-colleagues Zero corruption on ‘pork,’ Cayetano asks colleagues Jess Diaz (philstar.com) – Augustt 13, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano is asking members of the House of Representatives to avoid corruption in the use of … Continue reading

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

No to corruption! | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, April 17). No to corruption! Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 25, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/17/no-to-corruption/ No to corruption! By Kristina Maralit – April 17, 2019 12:07 AM President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he vetoed several items amounting to P95.3 billion from the 2019 General Appropriations Act (GAA), because … 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

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

Ping: P15.7-B lump sum fattens House | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, November 26). Ping: P15.7-B lump sum fattens House. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/11/26/ping-p15-7-b-lump-sum-fattens-house/ Ping: P15.7-B lump sum fattens House By Mario J. Mallari – November 26, 2018 12:05 AM Each of the 262 members of the House of Representatives was allotted with P60 million … Continue reading

Pork joust heats up | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, November 30). Pork joust heats up. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/11/30/pork-joust-heats-up/ Pork joust heats up By Mario J. Mallari – November 30, 2018 12:04 AM House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. and Sen. Panfilo Lacson are on a collision course over projects that legislators … 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

Cheat claim masks ‘pork’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, December 12). Cheat claim masks ‘pork’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/12/cheat-claim-masks-pork/ Cheat claim masks ‘pork’ By Mario J. Mallari – December 12, 2018 12:07 AM House Majority Leader and Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. drew rebuke from Sen. Panfilo Lacson yesterday as he … Continue reading

Palace queries Arroyo on pork | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, December 07). Palace queries Arroyo on pork. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/07/palace-queries-arroyo-on-pork/ Palace queries Arroyo on pork By Kristina Maralit – December 7, 2018 12:04 AM Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and House leaders should explain alleged insertions in the 2019 national budget which are branded … Continue reading

P3.2-B ‘pork’ for 2 solons? | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, December 05). P3.2-B ‘pork’ for 2 solons? Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/05/p3-2-b-pork-for-2-solons/ P3.2-B ‘pork’ for 2 solons? By Mario J. Mallari – December 5, 2018 12:05 AM Two lawmakers will get to share nearly half of P3.2 billion each through pet projects inserted in … Continue reading

House budget hijack barred | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, March 11). House budget hijack barred. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/11/house-budget-hijack-barred/ House budget hijack barred By Mario J. Mallari – March 11, 2019 12:05 AM The House of Representatives is determined to hijack the 2019 budget for multibillion-peso pork barrel, but the attempt won’t … 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

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