lump sum funds - updates

Rappler's latest stories on lump sum funds


Pork barrel? DPWH grilled over P9B lump sum funds

Nov 21, 2016 - 2:20 PM

Senators Drilon and Lacson question why billions of pesos under the DPWH's central office in the proposed 2017 budget are not itemized

LUMPSUM. Senators question the lump sum allocations in the 2017 budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways. Photo from Sen Lacson's official Facebook account

Recto wants post-budget document that tracks implementation

Nov 18, 2014 - 8:52 PM

Senate Pro Tempore Ralph Recto says agencies should be required to report the execution of previously funded projects using the same line item format of the General Appropriations Act

BUDGET DOCUMENTS. Consisting of nine documents, budget documents measure almost one-foot thick and weigh around 11 kilos. Photo by Angela Casauay/

SC asked to strike down lump sums in 2014 budget

Jan 13, 2014 - 6:30 PM

Ex Manila Councilor Greco Belgica says while the PDAF is unconstitutional the 2014 budget is still filled with lump sums that are of the same character

2ND TRO. Another set of petitioners seeks for a TRO vs Meralco's record-high price hike, the second this week. File photo by Rappler

Scholars, patients? DepEd, DOH get least of realigned PDAF

Sep 11, 2013 - 7:35 PM

Congressmen agree to realign P25 billion PDAF to 6 agencies – with DPWH getting the biggest slice of the pie

#BudgetWatch: No extension for budget submissions - DBM

May 08, 2013 - 8:38 PM

DBM urges agencies to be punctual in their submission of budget proposals and requirements