3 months Angara bats for fixed salaries for barangay execs MB
By Hannah Torregoza Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara is pushing for the passage of the bill that would ensure fixed salaries and benefits for village workers. Sen. Sonny Angara(Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN) Angara has re-filed Senate Bill No. 136 or the proposed Magna Carta for Barangays that seeks to ensure barangay (village) officials and employees would be receiving a salary and additional benefits that are commensurate to the roles that they play. The senator said it is high time village-based workers should be given more attention by the national government as the country’s basic political unit and as the base ... more