among top 5 richest
BY CARLA GOMEZ
congressmen from Negros Occidental remained among the top five richest
among the 289 members of the House of Representatives in 2013, while a
partylist representative from the province was the 12 th poorest.
2013 summary of the lawmakers' Statements of Assets, Liabilities and
Net Worth (SALN) also showed that the wealth of Rep. Alfredo Abelardo
"Albee" Benitez (Neg. Occ., 3 rd District) who is the fourth richest,
and Rep. Julio "Jules" Ledesma IV (Neg. Occ., 1 st District), fifth
richest, had increased from 2012.
They held the same ranking in 2013 as in 2012.