Senate President Vicente Sotto III (left) chats with Senator Panfilo Lacson and Senator Loren Legarda, during the deliberation on the 2019 budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways at the Senate Session Hall on Monday (Jan. 14). Senators have agreed to delete PHP75 billion in additional funding that was allegedly “inserted” into the DPWH budget. AVITO DALAN / PNA – northboundasia.com