4 weeks House leaders assure immediate passage of proposed P4.1-T national budget House leaders assure immediate passage of proposed P4.1-T national budget
By Charissa Luci-Atienza House leaders assured Thursday the immediate passage of the proposed P4.1 trillion national budget for 2020 before the 18th Congress goes on its first break on October 4. (MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) Davao City Rep. Isidro Ungab, chairman of the influential House Committee on Appropriations; House Majority Leader and Leyte Martin Romuladez, and Deputy Speaker and Batangas Rep. Raneo Abu gave the assurance after President Duterte certified as urgent the approval of House Bill No. 4228, the proposed 2020 General Appropriations Act (GAA). Ungab noted that the second and third reading approval of the spending bill on ... more