GMA camp: Plunder case full of holes

The plunder complaint filed against former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is full of holes and unlikely to hold up in court, one of her staunchest supporters said yesterday.

House Senior Deputy Minority Leader and Quezon Rep. Danilo Suarez said the plunder case filed by former solicitor general Frank Chavez was part of efforts by the Aquino administration to rid the bureaucracy of Arroyo appointees as well as divert the attention of Filipinos from various crises besetting the country.

Chavez accused the former leader of diverting some P530 million in health insurance funds from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) to the Philippine Health Insurance Corp., which printed and distributed PhilHealth cards bearing Arroyo’s picture during the 2004 presidential elections.

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  • manuelbuencamino

    Frank Chavez gave rise to the saying – He snatched defeat from the jaws of victory. So no, I am not surprised that his case is full of holes.

    He is a well intentioned man but he should concentrate more on building a case than his crafting press releases. He reminds me of Harry Roque.