Drilon: Duterte’s veto on budget based on legal, constitutional grounds

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 01:26:06 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte’s line item veto in the 2019 national budget was based on legal and constitutional grounds and not because…

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Lacson: Duterte veto saved P19B in ‘pork commissions’

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 01:22:48 +0000

Lacson: Duterte veto saved P19B in ‘pork commissions’

The country saved over P19 billion in tax money when President Duterte vetoed the P95 billion in the 2019 budget, Senator Lacson said.

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Duterte vetoes amendments to survivorship benefits bill — Sotto

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 13 Apr 2019 06:13:34 +0000

Duterte vetoes amendments to survivorship benefits bill -- Sotto

President Rodrigo Duterte has vetoed the bill that grants survivorship benefits to children of deceased retired officials of constitutional offices, Senate President Vicente Sotto III confirmed on Saturday.

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Palace: Duterte reviewing 2019 budget with ‘utmost care;’ won’t sign anything unconstitutional 

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2019 06:24:09 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte is “exercising utmost care” in reviewing the 2019 national budget to make sure he would not sign anything

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Sotto: A reenacted budget will erase all ‘pork’

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:52:09 +0000

Sotto: A reenacted budget will erase all ‘pork’

he President Rodrigo Duterte will have Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto’s support should the Chief Executive decides to veto the budget.

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BREAKING: Duterte threatens to veto entire 2019 national budget 

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 12:23:54 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday threatened to veto the entire P3.757 trillion national budget for 2019.

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Sotto to seek Duterte’s veto of entire 2019 budget bill if…

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 11:30:19 +0000

Sotto to seek Duterte's veto of entire 2019 budget bill if...

MANILA, Philippines – Senate President Vicente  Sotto III is ready to ask President Rodrigo Duterte to veto the entire 2019 General Appropriations BIll (GAB) if indeed the Senate also made realignments even after it was ratified by Congress.

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Andaya downplays Sotto’s ‘strong reservations’ on 2019 budget bill

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 04:47:57 +0000

Andaya downplays Sotto's 'strong reservations' on 2019 budget bill

House appropriations committee chair Rolando Andaya Jr. downplayed Wednesday Senate President Vicente Sotto III’s “strong reservations”

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