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Mocha Uson s SALN: -P553k net worth, no cash assets

Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson’s liabilities exceeded her assets last year, making her the only official in the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) with a negative net worth. Source link link: Mocha Uson's SALN: -P553k net worth, no cash assets.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilainformer manilainformerJun 5th, 2018

Duterte’s net worth went up by over P1M in 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte's net worth in 2017 went up by more than P1 million based on his latest Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN ), released by the Ombudsman on Friday. The President's net worth was at P28.54 million by December 31, 2017. This is P1,111,458.63 higher than his net worth of P27.82 million in December 2016. His assets grew from P28.428 million in 2016 to P29.34 million in 2017 after his cash on hand increased from P18,453,862.44 in 2016 to P19,365,321.07 in 2017. The SALN showed that the chief executive's personal properties include a Volks Sedan and a Toyota Rav 4, acquired in 1978 and 1996 respectively. The two vehicles have a combined value...Keep on reading: Duterte’s net worth went up by over P1M in 2017.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

House Restriction on SALN Anti-Transparency, Violates Constitution–Poe

The House of Representatives’ move to restrict public access to the statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) of lawmakers is a setback to deliver greater transparency in government and potentially violates the Constitution, Sen. Grace Poe said. “One should not fear making public the SALN because that is how we determine the transparency […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2019

The feared SALN

The Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) is the most detested document that is required to be filled up by public officials, even more detested than our income tax returns (ITR) and other tax filings. Not to be underestimated, this seemingly simple form has toppled not one, but two Supreme Court (SC) Chief […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2019

Opaque is passé

Come May, voters should make their stand against the enemies of transparency in both chambers of Congress, particularly those in the House of Representatives who are making it hard to access the Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) of elected lawmakers. House Resolution 2467 is revolting, to say the least, as it claimed […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2019

‘House SALN restrictions may be unconstitutional’

The House of Representatives’ new rules on accessing its members’ statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) may violate the Constitution and are not in line with efforts to promote transparency, Malacañang said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2019

Palace opposes stricter rules on release of SALN - The Manila Times Online

Malacaang is opposed to the proposal requiring plenary approval for access to the Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALNs) of lawmakers, saying it might hinder the peoples constitutiona.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2019

Palace frowns on SALN restrictions

Malacanang on Monday expressed opposition to the latest move of the House of Representatives restricting public access and disclosure of the statements of assets, liabilities, and net worth (SALN) of legislators. Restricting public access to the SALN of any public officials, including the House lawmakers, could be considered a violation of the 1987 Constitution. Presidential […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2019

Palace bucks stricter House rules on SALN release

MALACANANG is not inclined toward requiring plenary approval for access to the Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALNs) of lawnakers as it may hinder the constitutional right of…READ The post Palace bucks stricter House rules on SALN release appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2019

Malacañang: House restrictions on SALNs may violate Constitution

MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang does not approve of the House of Representatives' new rules restricting access to lawmakers' Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth (SALN), a critical document used to prevent or spot graft and corruption. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said such restrictions may even be a violation of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2019

Palace: Public can question House SALN restriction

MANILA, Philippines -- The public could question the House resolution restricting public access to the statement of assets, liabilities, and net worth (SALN) of congressmen and employees of the chamber, Malacaang said Monday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo issued the statement as the Palace warned that the latest resolution "maybe a transgression of the Constitution." "Our feeling is that any additional burden to get the SALN maybe a transgression of the Constitution because the Constitution provides that SALN should be given to the public and also there is the Constitutional provision on accountability of public officials, so that is why we are saying that we hope the H...Keep on reading: Palace: Public can question House SALN restriction.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2019

NUJP slams House reso restricting access to SALN

Feb. 2, 2019 The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines protests House Resolution 2467, which will require majority consent before lawmakers’ statements of assets, liabilities and net worth can be accessed. We find it ironic that a document meant to help advance transparency in government is now being subjected to so many rules and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2019

Robredo says House’s ‘strict’ rules on SALN access ‘unjust’

Vice President Leni Robredo criticized the strict rules on the disclosure of the statement of assets, liabilities and net worth of members of the House of Representatives......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2019

‘Strict SALN rules make access easier’

The strict rules on the disclosure of the statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) of members of the House of Representatives have actually made access to such documents by the media and the public easier......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2019

‘If we have nothing to hide, why make access to SALN extremely difficult?’

  MANILA, Philippines --- Opposition lawmakers at the House of Representatives were up in arms against the looming approval of a proposed resolution that would impose stricter rules on access to congressmen's statements of assets, liabilities, and net worth (SALNs).   They branded the proposal as a "suspicious" move that "negates the principles of transparency and accountability."   Albay 1st District Rep. Edcel Lagman urged his colleagues to block House Resolution No. (HR) 2467, which aims to make any request for SALN access and disclosure to have the approval of the majority in plenary session, which he said is "sought to be enforced for the first time...Keep on reading: ‘If we have nothing to hide, why make access to SALN extremely difficult?’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2019

House limits access to info on lawmakers’ SALNs

The House of Representatives will require any journalist or interested party to pay a P300 fee to obtain a copy of the statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) of any of its members......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 31st, 2019

Bicam panel agrees to SALN or total assets option for tax amnesty legislation

THE bicameral conference committee reconciling the tax amnesty bills agreed to give taxpayers the option to submit either a statement of total assets or a statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN), along with a general tax amnesty return, when availing of the amnesty......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 4th, 2018

Jardeleza still richest SC justice; Leonen has least wealth

SupremeCourtAssociate Justice Francis Jardeleza remains therichestmagistrate of theSupremeCourtwith a net worth of P261, 076, 233.24 in his 2017 Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net worth (SALN).   Next to Jardeleza are Associate Justice Mariano Del Castillo, Associate Justice Alfredo Benjamin S. Caguioa, Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio and Associate Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe, who make up the five richest magistrates.   Associate Justice Marvic Leonen is still the magistrate with the least declared wealth on his SALN with a net worth of P2,964,314.57.   Jardeleza's net worth has increased from P249-million in 2015 and P252,165,867.36 i...Keep on reading: Jardeleza still richest SC justice; Leonen has least wealth.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

SALN cases vs Aklan governor, wife junked

Citing the “inordinate delay” by the Office of the Ombudsman in investigating and filing the cases, the Sandiganbayan has dismissed the four criminal charges filed against Aklan Gov. Florencio Miraflores and his wife Ma. Lourdes in connection with their statements of assets and liabilities and net worth (SALNs)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2018

Ex-Cavite vice governor faces perjury raps over SALN

Former Cavite vice governor Dencito Campaña has been charged with perjury before the Sandiganbayan for allegedly misdeclaring his statement of assets, liabilities and net worth in 2007......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

JBC needs more time to probe SALNs of chief justice applicants

MANILA, Philippines – The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) on Monday, August 20, decided to postpone the vote on the short list for chief justice because they need more time to scrutinize the submitted documents of applicants, including their Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth (SALN)......»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018