IMPORTED PORK COMPROMISE Senator Cynthia Villar urged Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III to meet the Senate halfway to prevent any animosity between between the legislative and the executive branches.
To avoid potential conflict between the legislative and the executive branches, Senator Cynthia Villar sought a compromise on the government’s pork importation policy being questioned by many lawmakers. | @MAgerINQ
Senator Cynthia Villar commended the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain for giving OFWs vaccine against COVID-19 free of charge.
Senator Cynthia Villar is still the richest member of the Philippine Senate in 2019. Detained Senator Leila de Lima, President Duterte’s fiercest critic in the Senate, is the poorest senator in 2019. Here is the list of senators’ 2019 net worth, ranked from highest to lowest.
Senator Cynthia Villar denounced the dismal performance of the Philippine Carabao Center in terms of production of milk, adding that if she were the head of the agency, she will contemplate committing suicide due to shame.
Senator Cynthia Villar said it is wrong to say that farmlands should not be converted to build houses or factories as these are also necessary for the country’s economy.
The transcript of Senator Cynthia Villar's radio interview, however, shows she also said frontliners must 'work hard.'
Senator Cynthia Villar clarified that it was government leaders who need to work harder to curb the impact of COVID-19 in the country's economy and the health sector.
Vista Residences Inc is under Vista Land, which has former Sen. Manuel Villar Jr as board chairman. Villar’s wife, Senator Cynthia Villar, is now the chairperson of the Senate committee on environment and natural resources. READ:
WATCH: Senator Cynthia Villar forgets to mute her mic during the Senate "hybrid" session on Monday. The blooper sent the lawmakers laughing. | via @donabel_magsino Credits: Senate of the Philippines Youtube page