Recto: Signing of IRR on PWD law “strongest indicator that Palace has abandoned tax plan to revoke PWD privileges”
December 2, 2016
Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto has hailed today’s signing of the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of Republic Act 10754 “as a good gift to this sector this season.” Recto is the Senate principal author of the measure which grants tax breaks to persons with disabilities (PWDs) and their relatives who care for them. Since the law’s enactment on March 23, 2016, Recto has
Nananawagan tayo na triplehin ang tulong para sa mga OFW. Kulang na kulang ito sa pangangailangan ng mga OFWs natin na kailangang umuwi sa panahon ng sakuna at kagipitan. 2017 OFW aid fund is “mere four hours’ worth” of all OFW remittances. Maliit na halaga ang P580 milyon kumpara sa ambag nila sa ating ekonomiya.
Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto is pushing for a free tuition fund for a million students in state universities and colleges (SUCs) in the proposed 2017 national budget. To make this happen, Recto is proposing an P8 billion appropriation for CHED to be lodged under the new Higher Education Support Fund. #FreePublicCollege #2017NationalBudget
Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph G. Recto is a competent, dedicated and diplomatic public servant. His devotion to family and community, unrelenting desire to make a better life for others, consummate passion for his work, and interactive leadership style serve as the firm foundation upon which he built a reputation as a young and committed leader whether as a legislator or a national executive.