Trabaho kahit holiday! CamSur Rep. Villafuerte attends House majority caucus
Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Raymund “LRay” Villafuerte attended a House majority members’ caucus even though it’s a holiday.
Members of the House supermajority met to discuss the priority measures of the lower Chamber.
“Today is a non working public holiday but under the leadership of Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, members of the majority in the 18th Congress had a majority caucus to discuss the priority legislative agenda of the Duterte administration as laid out by our President at the SONA…,” said the CamSur solon.
The congressmen also discussed the “timelines and fasttrack the approval of the 2020 budget balanced with a comprehensive discussion and deliberation of all the budgets of various agencies and departments of the executive branch.”
Meanwhile, last Tuesday, the Executive branch has transmitted the copy of the proposed P4.1 trillion budget for 2020.
“The Dept of Budget and Management through Sec Wendel Avisado submitted to the House of Representatives today it’s National Expenditure Program for 2020 in the amount of php 4.1 Trillion,” said Villafuerte.
“The highest Budget submitted ever with the goal of continuing the journey to a more peaceful and progressive Philippines,” he said.