By Leila B. Salaverria
Senate President Franklin Drilon on Tuesday said the government’s economic managers have to deal with the “chilling effect” of the Supreme Court decision on the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) by ensuring that government expenditures will not decline even as they comply with the ruling.
By Gil Cabacungan
Assisi Development Foundation (ADF), a nongovernment organization (NGO) associated with the sister of President Aquino, is adamant that it did not touch any of the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) funds allocated by the National Dairy Authority (NDA) to their joint milk feeding program.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
Malacañang on Monday said the issues raised by the Commission on Audit on the milk feeding program funded by the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) should best be explained by its implementing agency, the National Dairy Authority (NDA).
By Gil C. Cabacungan
The Commission on Audit (COA) has found something sour in the P230-million fund from the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) meant for a milk feeding program that had 52 proponents, including Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr., lawmakers from the Makabayan bloc and an NGO associated with a sister of President Aquino.
Vice President Jejomar Binay on Wednesday finally broke his silence on President Aquino’s controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), saying he does not support it and finds the facility which the Supreme Court has declared unconstitutional to be wrong.