Drilon’s pork barrel scam

Mejorada's Point of View

Drilon's pork barrel scam

One month after the P70-million Iloilo Esplanade was inaugurated on Aug. 18, 2012, its patron Senate President Franklin Drilon put his own “icing on the cake” by releasing P13.5 million from his PDAF.
Part of that money — P6.4 million — was earmarked for a “manual irrigation system” for the Esplanade plants.
The project is fraught with anomalies, with the centerpiece “manual irrigation system” found to be nothing but a kilometer-long 3/4 inch PVC pipe with no valves or faucets. No water is delivered to the plants.
Where did the money go?
Read tomorrow’s edition of The News Today Libre.

View original post


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s