1 week Drilon to COA: ‘Keep an eagle eye’ on NTF-ELCAC’s budget Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Thursday urged the Commission on Audit (COA) to "keep an eagle eye" on the proposed budget of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC). This, after COA chairman Michael Aguinaldo said they are considering a special audit of the budget of the task force dealing with the communist insurgency. "I support a special audit of the funds allotted to the NTF-ELCAC. Given the various kinds of corruption that we'veunearthedin the Senate, a COA special audit of all the funds that went to the government's anti-insurgency program administered ... more