8 months Angara pushes fixed salaries, not just honorarium, for barangay officials MB
By Mario Casayuran As front liners of government service, barangay officials deserve not just honorariums but a fixed pay commensurate to their valuable contribution to the community, Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny’’ M. Angara said Thursday. Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara(Sonny Angara Facebook page / MANILA BULLETIN) Angara, chairman of the Senate local government committee, said it is not right that barangay officials who were elected by the people should just be given honorariums. “Kung mayroong mga karapat-dapat na makatanggap ng sapat at tamang sweldo mula sa gobyerno, sila ay ang mga opisyal ng barangay na handang maglingkod sa kanilang mga kababayan, ... more