pork barrel system - updates

Rappler's latest stories on pork barrel system


Comelec receives initial 10k signatures for anti-pork bill

Nov 25, 2014 - 2:18 PM

Anti pork groups in Quezon City aim to gather 177 000 signatures in the city to support a people s initiative bill seeking to abolish all forms of pork barrel in government

Anti-pork activist attacked by gunmen in Davao

Sep 30, 2014 - 10:00 AM

Dexter Ian Selebrado an organizer of the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas Davao del Norte attends a local launch of the People’s Initiative to Abolish Pork Barrel System prior to the attack

Rappler Newscast | August 25, 2014

Aug 25, 2014 - 9:32 PM

Thousands march in Manila to protest what remains of the pork barrel system while pro Aquino groups push for the continuation of the President’s reforms A 6 1 magnitude quake shakes California

Pork scam protesters to PNoy: Jail all

May 29, 2014 - 4:47 PM

The 6 12 14 protest coalition calls on Filipinos to join the June 12 movement at the Kartilya ng Katipunan in Manila City

COALITION. The newly formed coalition's demand is simple: jail everyone involved in the pork barrel scandal. All photos by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

FULL TEXT: SC PDAF ruling, justices' opinions

Nov 22, 2013 - 7:12 PM

The Court urges the public to use its decision to look forward with the optimism of change and the awareness of the past

DAY TWO. The Supreme Court hears the government side October 10, in the second round of oral arguments on the constitutionality of the PDAF, Malampaya fund, and PSF. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

#NewPork won't have new name – Abad

Aug 24, 2013 - 10:30 PM

Starting 2014 Budget Secretary Abad says allocations under the lawmakers’ names will follow the names of agency programs that they ll be funding

Rappler Newscast | August 23, 2013

Aug 24, 2013 - 12:14 PM

Aquino: ‘overhauled’ pork barrel will replace PDAF Keen says Internet has been an “epic failure ” Trials for the gang rape of an Indian student move towards conclusions

5 reasons pork perpetuates corruption

Aug 21, 2013 - 7:07 PM

The pork barrel is a scam fueling a patronage-based political culture and perverting the political system

Pork for the president

Aug 20, 2013 - 1:16 PM

Janet Napoles has led us to a bottomless well the multi billion Malampaya Fund which has served Malacañang well

Why rationalize bad practice? Abolish pork barrel

Aug 17, 2013 - 3:18 PM

The pork barrel system must be abolished, not just reformed. Otherwise, I demand a corruption rebate.