Former Bayan Muna Rep. Teddy Casiño has thrown his assist behind Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo, who will face her third and final affirmation listening to on the Senate on Wednesday.
Casiño, nevertheless, expressed concern that some lawmakers would possibly attempt to block the appointment of Taguiwalo after allegedly failing to safe pork barrel from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) price range.
“Reposting this because from the grapevine, I heard that some House members are intent on rejecting Sec. Judy’s confirmation tomorrow because she refuses to allow congressmen to treat DSWD funds as their personal pork barrel. #StandWithJudy,” Casiño wrote on Facebook.