Robredo: Confidential drug information won’t be disclosed

Robredo: Confidential drug information won’t be disclosed

Vice President Leni Robredo said she knows her limitations when handling confidential information especially regarding high value targets in the war on drugs. Robredo made the assurance after the Senate’s approval of the P664 million budget of the Office of the...
Lacson questions DPWH’s planned projects for next year

Lacson questions DPWH’s planned projects for next year

Sen. Panfilo Lacson thoroughly examined the planned projects of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) under its proposed P530 billion budget for 2020.                Among those noticed by Lacson are projects bearing two allocations like that for Kennon...
House Leaders insist: No ‘pork’ in 2020 budget

House Leaders insist: No ‘pork’ in 2020 budget

House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano From the start, the Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano said the 2020 budget had no pork barrel, no parked funds and it was not delayed.Proof of this were the details of the institutional amendments they approved that showed where they intend...
House leaders fume at Lacson’s claims

House leaders fume at Lacson’s claims

Capiz Rep. Fred Castro (PIA Photo) House leaders fired back at Sen. Panfilo Lacson’s claim that each of the 22 deputy speakers would get P1.5B and each of congressmen would get P700M in the 2020 budget the lower chamber approved last Friday.For one house leader,...