Pacquiao lone billionaire in the House

Rappler.com


Sarangani representative and world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao retains his title as the lone billionaire (P1.353-B) in the House of Representatives following the release of the Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth of public officials. The list of the Philippines’s 10 richest representatives carries old names from the past. Two of the 10 richest represent Ilocos Norte, the province where the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos was born. His wife Imelda Marcos, now representative of Ilocos Norte’s 2nd district, is this second richest on the list with a P932.8-M net worth. Another Ilocos Norte lawmaker, Rodolfo Fariñas, is No. 9 on the list with a net worth of close to P200-M.

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