2 weeks Duque’s leadership, PhilHealth mess to be ‘factors’ in DOH 2021 budget – Angara Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Issues on the leadership of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III and the corruption scandal hounding the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) will spur tighter scrutiny on the proposed budget of the Department of Health (DOH) for 2021, Senator Sonny Angara said. Angara chairs the Senate finance committee, which is leading the chamber's discussions on the proposed P4.506 trillion national budget for next year. "Bandang Abril nanawagan yung mayorya ng mga senador na bumaba na sa pwesto, na magresign na sana si Secretary Duque of the DOH. Pero hindi nya ginawa ito at sinabi nya, he serves at ... more