“As the abolished “pork barrel” shows itself anew, dynamic and changeable; resounds in the halls of our country’s legislature; and speaks of the insatiability of corruption, how can one, in good conscience, not see, hear, and speak of it?” – Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson, in his privilege speech on Feb. 8, 2019
Related: Living Without Pork (Part II)
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“Why condemn if we could act? Let us toughen the fight against terrorism.” – Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson, in his sponsorship speech for Senate Bill 2204 (Anti-Terrorism Act of 2019), Feb. 6, 2019.
Related: Sponsorship Speech for the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2019
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Kailan kami babayaran? Anong laban namin pag gobyerno? Ilan ito sa tanong ng mga may-ari ng lupang natamaan ng Road Right of Way ng mga proyekto ng DPWH. Panoorin ang kanilang mga kwento.
Related: List: DPWH Projects with Right-of-Way Components for 2018
Continue reading “UsaPing Road Right of Way”
Sen. Lacson proposed institutional amendments in the P3.7-trillion national budget for 2019. These include:
Kasama ba kayo sa tinamaan ng ROW (Right-of-Way)?
Naglabas na ang DPWH ng listahan ng mga proyektong may pondo na ang road right-of-way (RROW). Kung apektado kayo ng mga proyekto ng DPWH, maaaring tingnan ang lista kung kabilang ang lugar ninyo sa mga napondohan na ang RROW.
Maaari rin pong makipag-ugnayan sa amin ang mga ngayon pa lamang magpoproseso ng mga dokumento para mabigyan ng kompensasyon.
Sa mga kumpleto na ang requirements pero wala pang nakukuhang bayad, maaari niyong ipagbigay alam sa amin:
📞: (02) 552 6601 Local 5790 [Mon-Thu, 8 am to 5 pm]
📱: 0917 828 2171 [Mon-Thu, 8 am to 5 pm]
Magpadala ng photo ng:
– inyong land title/tax declaration, bahay o lupa na tinamaan
– larawan ng DPWH Road Project
Narito ang listahan ng mga kinauukulang opisyal ng DPWH:
Continue reading “List: DPWH Projects with Right-of-Way Components for FY 2018”
In his interpellation of the 2019 budget’s general principles, Sen. Lacson raised questions on the possible grave abuse of discretion by lawmakers in the Assistance for LGUs.
Related: Interpellation of the 2019 national budget: Possible ‘pork’ in ALGU fund
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In his interpellation of the 2019 budget at the Senate, Sen. Lacson pointed out instances of “pork” in the 2019 budget. “There is pork, there is pork, there is pork!”
Related: Interpellation of the 2019 budget: There is pork, there is pork, there is pork!
Continue reading “At a Glance: Pork in the Proposed 2019 National Budget”
At the Senate hearing on the budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways for 2019, Sen. Lacson pointed out the need to ensure safety measures in implementing major projects such as BLISTT. “It’s bad enough we lose money to corruption. It’s worse if we lose more to lack of planning and preparation, or simply put, incompetence.”
Continue reading “At a Glance: Issues Hounding the DPWH’s Sariaya, BLISTT Projects”
Tens of billions of pesos in Filipino taxpayers’ money may have been lost due to the implementation of road projects without first settling issues such as right-of-way and slope protection.
Continue reading “At a Glance: Questions Raised by Sen. Lacson in the DPWH Budget for 2019”