Senate and House leaders agree to a word-war truce

Senate and House leaders agree to a word-war truce

Senate majority leader Juan Miguel Zubiri reveals that he and House majority leader Martin Romualdez agreed to a truce on the ongoing word war between their colleagues over allegations of pork barrel insertions in the 2020 national budget.The two met and agreed to the...
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,...