House budget - updates

Rappler's latest stories on House budget


House approves P3.767-trillion 2018 budget on 2nd reading

Sep 12, 2017 - 10:48 PM

The House expects to pass the budget on 3rd and final reading by September 21

APPROVED BUDGET. Members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday jubilantly pose and flash the famous clenched fist sign of President Rodrigo Duterte after the lawmakers approved on second reading House Bill 6215 or the 2018 General Appropriations Bill (GAB). Photo from the House Press and Public Affairs Bureau

Incoming House Speaker Alvarez: No pork on my watch

Jul 12, 2016 - 8:06 PM

But every congressman may propose up to P50M worth of hard projects or infrastructure and P30M for soft projects like scholarships and livelihood assistance

NO PORK. Davao del Norte 1st District Representative Bebot Alvarez denies the return of the pork barrel in the 17th Congress. File photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler