By Maila Ager
Senator Vicente “Tito” Sotto III has vowed to push for the rationalization of the numerous congressional oversight committees when the next Congress convenes in July to keep only those created by law and get rid of those created by simple resolutions.
By Cathy Yamsuan
Senate leaders are leaving it to the next batch of senators in the 16th Congress to decide whether or not to trim the present 35 oversight committees that have duplicate functions.
By Norman Bordadora
The Senate is set to take steps to change the way the chamber uses its billions annually following the controversy over the maintenance and other operating expenses (MOOE) of senators.