Graft, malversation raps filed vs GOCC execs over PDAF | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Tabingo, P. (2019, November 12). Graft, malversation raps filed vs GOCC execs over PDAF. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/index/index.php/news_news/graft-malversation-raps-filed-vs-gocc-execs-over-pdaf/ Graft, malversation raps filed vs GOCC execs over PDAF By Peter Tabingo – November 12, 2019 THE Office of the Ombudsman has filed criminal charges before the Sandiganbayan against former top … Continue reading

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

Salceda: No lump sum allocations in 2019 budget | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 17). Salceda: No lump sum allocations in 2019 budget. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/salceda-no-lump-sum-allocations-2019-budget Salceda: No lump sum allocations in 2019 budget By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 17, 2019 LUMP sum allocations in the annual national budget, often a source of graft and corruption, will be minimized … 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

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

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

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

Missed time lost forever | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, March 28). Missed time lost forever. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 28, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/28/missed-time-lost-forever/ Missed time lost forever By Hananeel Bordey – March 28, 2019 12:05 AM Even if President Duterte signs the General Appropriations Bill (GAB), the timing of the approval of the new budget for … 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

‘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

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

Court chafes Andaya for graft | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, January 16). Court chafes Andaya for graft. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 07, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/16/court-chafes-andaya-for-graft/ Court chafes Andaya for graft By Elmer N. Manuel – January 16, 2019 12:07 AM The Sandiganbayan on Tuesday rebuffed House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr.’s motion to dismiss 97 cases of … Continue reading

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

Reference: Mallari, M. J. (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 Sen. Panfilo Lacson President Rodrigo Duterte practically told both houses of Congress to just work on the passage of the … Continue reading

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