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× Andaya hints Senate pork intact in Duterte-signed 2019 budget

MANILA, Philippines --- Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr., hinted Monday that the Senate's alleged pork is intact in the 2019 national budget which President Rodrigo Duterte has signed.

READ: Duterte signs 2019 national budget; vetoes P95.3B

Andaya, who chairs House appropriations committee, said this could be the reason why the Senate was "going to town claiming victory" over the deletion…

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