House investigation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on House investigation


House kicks off probe into alleged budget anomalies under Diokno

Jan 02, 2019 - 8:56 PM

House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya and Minority Leader Danilo Suarez are expected to grill DPWH officials on January 3 over the supposed questionable billions in pesos worth of funds under the 2018 and 2019 budgets

HOT SEAT. Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno answers lawmakers' questions over alleged budget anomalies during the question hour at the House plenary on December, 12, 2018. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

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Mar 13, 2018 - 11:39 AM

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ERC commissioners: Chair Salazar tried to stop probe into Villa's suicide

Feb 07, 2017 - 2:54 PM

ERC Commissioner Josefina Patricia Asirit says that after the suicide of ex director Francisco Villa Jr it was difficult to trust colleagues in the commission

ON THE HOT SEAT. ERC chairperson and CEO Jose Vicente Salazar faces congressmen as the House probes the suicide of the late ERC director Francisco Villar Jr. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

News Briefs: February 6, 2017

Feb 06, 2017 - 12:55 PM

Stories from across the Philippines on Monday February 6

Duterte urged: 'Categorically condemn' killings of gov't officials

Nov 23, 2016 - 3:34 PM

They both performed well in their jobs and inspired others to do the same Is this how we recognize their value to government? asks Minority Leader Danilo Suarez following the deaths of BOC s Arturo Lachica and BIR s Jonas Amora

Alvarez: 'Waste of time' to probe AFP, PNP officers behind Marcos burial

Nov 22, 2016 - 1:26 PM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says former president Fidel Ramos may have called for an investigation because he was not invited to the interment of Marcos

NO NEED FOR PROBE? Former President Fidel V Ramos wants military and police officers behind the surprise interment of the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos probed. Photo from Ferdinand E Marcos Presidential Center

Lawmaker wants House to probe suicide of ERC director

Nov 21, 2016 - 7:14 PM

Bagong Henerasyon Representative Bernadette Herrera Dy says the suicide of Director Francisco Villa Jr opened a can of worms on the web of corruption inside the Energy Regulatory Commission

'PROBE HIS DEATH.' ERC Director Francisco Villa Jr commits suicide on November 9. Illustration by Nico Villarete/Rappler