MB News | Teachers’ Salaries Upgrading Urged

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“The country’s teachers should have their modest salaries increased in the forthcoming 2019 national budget.” Sen. Sherwin T. Gatchalian, vice chairman of the Senate education committee, issued the statement as the country’s financial experts began the process of crafting the 2019 national budget. He is also chairman of the Senate energy and economic affairs committees. Teachers had complained that they were not included in the decision of the Executive Department to increase the salaries of policemen and soldiers. The Philippine President is legally mandated to submit to Congress a copy…