2 weeks DA urged to release criteria in identifying farm-to-market road projects MB
Leaders of the House of Representatives have called on the Department of Agriculture (DA) to release its criteria in the identification of farm-to-market road (FMR) projects in the legislative districts, take a second look at its listing under the proposed P4.5-trillion national budget for 2021, and prioritize the listings submitted by the district representatives to ensure “greater equity and responsiveness” to the needs of farmers. (MANILA BULLETIN) House Majority Leader and Leyte 1st District Rep. Martin Romualdez, TINGOG Sinirangan partylist Rep. Yedda Romualdez, and Bataan 1st District Rep. Geraldine Roman scored the DA for its failure to include the ... more