Photo Release

August 13, 2019

‘We cannot have our food producers going hungry.’: Sen. Francis Pangilinan “rises for rice” as he seeks, during a privilege speech Tuesday, August 13, an investigation on how the P10-billion Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund under the Rice Tariffication Law were disbursed. Pangilinan said farmers are complaining on the effects of the unbriddled entry of imported rice into the country. (PRIB Photo by Joseph Vidal/13 August 2019)