SE­NA­TORS DELETE P75-B ‘IN­SER­TION’

Philippine Daily Inquirer - - FRONT PAGE - By DJ Yap and Mar­lon Ramos @Team_In­quirer

After a heated de­bate, se­na­tors on Mon­day agreed to delete P75 bil­lion in ad­di­tional fund­ing that was al­legedly “in­serted” into the bud­get of the De­part­ment of Pub­lic Works and High­ways (DPWH).

Sen. Pan­filo Lac­son an­nounced on the ple­nary floor that he and his col­leagues ar­rived at a con­sen­sus to re­move the ad­di­tional DPWH fund­ing after Pub­lic Works Sec­re­tary Mark Vil­lar ad­mit­ted that he had no pri-

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