By Ellen Tordesillas
But it is good that it is happening.
If the controversy over the discriminatory distribution of Senate President Juan Ponce-Enrile of the Senate Christmas loot - P1.6 million for the 18 senators and P250,000 for the four whom JPE does not like namely Senators Miriam Santiago, Antonio Trillanes IV, Pia Cayetano and Alan Cayetano- the public would not have known how they are skewered by the people they are spending billions on supposedly to serve them.
If Enrile didn’t become petty and arrogant and gave all the 22 senators, even including himself, the same amount, we would not have known that they are wallowing in excess funds while millions of Filipinos survive in a hand-to-mouth existence.
God, indeed, works in mysterious ways.
After his brilliant handling of the impeachment trial of disgraced Supreme Court Chief Renato Corona, Enrile was once more on the roll. He even launched hisRead More »from Gutter talk in the Senate is good