The “Pork Barrel Scam” in the Philippines is one of the most trending topics to talk about, even on the social media like Facebook and Twitter, most topics in blogosphere.
Okay, first what is a Pork Barrel and how the alleged of 10 billion pork barrel scam pointing to Businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles as a mastermind involving several members of the Congressman and Senators. Pork barrel is the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) its popularly called “pork barrel.” Yearly each congressman and senator has a budget for their PDAF to use it for their project in their jurisdiction. But the PDAF of some other members of the congress just went into Naples's fake NGO’s.
Last July 2013 the “pork barrel scam” was exposed after Benhur Luy the whistleblower disclosed that Janet Lim-Napoles has a fake NGO’s and used the PDAF from some members of the congress. The alleged of 10 billion pesos from PDAF was used by Janet Napoles personal benefit.