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Zarate accuses DBM chief of blackmailing Congress

Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate has accused Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno of “blackmailing” members of Congress “by dangling a supplemental budget” in exchange for the passage of the proposed Tax Reform for Attracting…

Transparency group want audit of party-list projects

Noting that party list groups getting seats in Congress have become dubious representatives of the poor and marginalized, a people’s organization wants an audit of the projects and legislation these groups have undertaken.