11 months Solons pass OVP budget in just 24 minutes despite Robredo’s absence MB
By Charissa Luci-Atienza In just 24 minutes, the House Committee on Appropriations approved on Tuesday the proposed P673-million budget of the Office of the Vice President for 2020. MB FILE – Batasang Pambansa.(Photo courtesy of RadioTVMalacañang / Manila Bulletin) Vice President Leni Robredo was not able to attend the budget briefing after her flight to Manila from Naga City got cancelled due to inclement weather. “It is a shame because she always makes it a point to attend all the budget, plenary, committee sessions. Because of the weather, that was the reason why. In fact, both flights from Naga were cancelled today. ... more