MIGRANTE NorCal DEMANDS DE-PORK-TATION!!!
“While we are hardly surviving by the day due to the global crisis combined with the onslaught of price hikes, to learn that our hard-earned money is being plundered for patronage politics and self-serving interests of a privileged few is a huge injustice. We are more than ready to take the lead in the international indignation against corruption and the plunder of our hard-earned money.”
On September 19, Filipino im/migrants will refrain from remitting to demand the following:
Abolish the pork barrel system! Scrap the presidential and congressional pork barrel!
Investigate agencies, and prosecute and punish all officials involved!
Re-channel funds to the people’s interests! Provide free, more accessible and more efficient services and welfare assitanc to OFWs in distress!—