Supreme Court IT Consultant Defends P250,000 Monthly Pay

Supreme Court IT Consultant Defends P250000 Monthly Pay

The  information technology consultant of the Supreme Court (SC) defended on Wednesday her supposedly hefty salary of P250,000 a month while working for the high court. One of the justifications in the impeachment complaint filed against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno was SC’s alleged anomalous hiring of IT consultant Helen Macasaet without public bidding. During the resumption of House justice committee’s hearing on the determination of probable cause in Sereno’s impeachment, Macasaet said her salary as SC consultant was even lower than what she had been receiving in her previous projects and…