2 weeks Palace tells House: Set aside politics, do your work MB
Malacañang is hoping that members of the House of Representatives will be able to set aside their political differences and work together to pass the proposed P4.5-trillion 2021 budget on its third and final reading. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque (JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) Presidential spokesman Harry Roque made the statement days before the scheduled special session of Congress called by President Duterte on Tuesday to deliberate on the budget bill which was certified by the Chief Executive as urgent. In an announcement over State-run PTV-4 on Sunday, Roque reiterated the President’s appeal to lawmakers to set aside ... more