7 months Relevance of pro-transparency House panel under scrutiny MB
By Ellson Quismorio The future of the Committee on Public Accounts, one of the more controversial House panels during the previous 17th Congress, hangs in the balance. Senior Deputy Minority Leader and Iloilo Rep. Janette Garin(JOHN JEROME GANZON / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) According to Minority Bloc member, Iloilo 1st District Rep. Janette Garin, there are currently debates within the House leadership regarding what to do with the pro-transparency committee. “We have also made representations to Speaker [Alan Peter Cayetano] with regard to the Committee on Public Accounts. It’s now being debated whether it’s within the bounds of the Minority ... more