budget deliberations - updates

Rappler's latest stories on budget deliberations


Filipinos ask their representatives: How did you vote on CHR budget?

Sep 13, 2017 - 2:18 PM

Here s how you can ask your district or sectoral representatives about their vote on the proposed 2018 budget of the Commission on Human Rights which the House reduced to P1 000

House budget debates: ERC only gets P1,000 for 2018

Sep 05, 2017 - 5:14 PM

It takes less than 2 minutes for the House majority and minority to agree on a P1 000 budget for the ERC for next year

ERC BUDGET. Zamboanga City 1st district Representative Celso Lobregat sponsors the 2018 budget during plenary deliberations for the proposed budget. Screenshot from the House of Representatives feed

House approval of P3.8-T 2018 budget eyed mid-September

Jul 29, 2017 - 8:30 AM

First to defend their proposed budget before lawmakers are the DBM NEDA DOF and BSP

BUDGET TALKS. The House is set to debate on the 2016 General Appropriations Act this month. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Chiz to admin: Stop giving PH military hand-me-down assets

Aug 18, 2015 - 7:30 PM

The Department of National Defense is in charge of buying defense assets although representatives of the end users – army navy or air force – are involved throughout the bidding process

Help watch the national budget!

Aug 01, 2014 - 5:36 PM

Help make sure that the public money does not fall into the wrong hands

Nancy Binay questions Mar Roxas' housing program

Nov 25, 2013 - 2:26 PM

Senator Nancy Binay says it s the National Housing Authority that has the mandate to lead housing programs

Recto to DBM: Where’s P130-B Malampaya fund?

Oct 07, 2013 - 10:53 PM

The Senate Pro Tempore doesn t buy the budget department s claim that there s no cash left of the royalties He s calling for an accounting of the fund for the fourth straight year

Session break? House to vet lawmakers’ pork proposals

Sep 28, 2013 - 9:17 AM

Congressmen submit on September 27 their proposed infrastructure projects A committee will decide during the two week break which of them get into the DPWH budget

Gov't scraps budget for BNPP maintenance in 2014

Aug 14, 2013 - 7:00 AM

The budget department gives zero allocation for the maintenance of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant in 2014 causing the ire of some lawmakers