3 weeks Duterte’s concern is timely approval of 2021 national budget –Roque MB
The timely passage of the proposed 2021 national budget, not the House leadership conflict, is foremost in the mind of President Duterte, Malacañang said Wednesday. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque (RESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) Presidential spokesman Harry Roque said the President hopes lawmakers would pass the P4.506 trillion budget proposal especially since it will bankroll the government’s response and recovery efforts in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. “Yan po talaga ang concern ng Presidente ngayon, hindi masyado yung liderato dahil ang kinakailangan niya ay itong COVID-19 budget niya for 2021 ay maapubrahan  (That’s the concern of the President ... more