According to data revealed by Transparency, the latest cabinet team, Sebastián Piñera, underwent a "food" expense under the presidency. $ 179,616 per minister.
In addition, according to the information provided by La Third, Isabel Plák's Minister of Women received a period of 78,621 days to participate in the meeting.
However, according to the portfolio, the payment was a mistake and he asked for a refund.
The meeting was held between Quillota's 7 and 8 in the Regiment of Granada.
Travel in Congress
Added to the previous one, according to Transparency, according to the media, Some members of the cabinets received travel expenses whenever they went to the Congress, In 2018.
However, there are only those who received a couple of times. Some people did not get any benefits.
23 wallet holders, Plá made 35 visits to the Congress. At the age of 26, he received half travel expenses ($ 31,448) and received $ 110,069 in three years ("full bonus" plus $ 31,448 for food). In the other trips he did not receive any money.
Andrés Chadwick (Internal), on the other hand, he went to Parliament for 20 times. He received eight of them in total, only money for the food and the rest did not get anything else.
Cristiano Monckeberg (Housing) 15 times went from Valparaiso, Transparencia has payments of $ 31,448 on all trips as well as Baldo Prokurica (Mining), even though he traveled 13 times to the Congress.
Last year, Roberto Ampuero (Foreign Affairs Committee) was changed to Valparaíso six times, which is why it charged $ 41,849 per trip.
He came to the end of the list José Valente (Economy), twice, charged for each meal.
One of 40 options Hernan Larrain (Justice) arrived in Valparaíso, Transparency has records of a single payment for the concept of food.
Until May, when he traveled, Cecilia Pérez (spokeswoman) received $ 31,448 and, in some transfers, received $ 21,430 payments to the gas station. The General Secretariat of Government assured that from that day they stopped traveling to travel expenses.
Finally, in 2018, Gonzalo Blumel (Secretary General of the Presidency, Segpres) was 63 times the Congress, but never received travel expenses.
Like Alberto Espina (Defense), Alfredo Moreno (Social Development), Carolina Schmidt (Environment), Juan Andrés Fontaine (Public Works), Emilio Santelices (Health), Nicolás Monckeberg (work) and Gloria Hutt (transport) They never got any money to travel to Congress.
The latest meals and lunches at the current cabinets are a great deal of expenditure within the austerity plan of Piñera in the second administration.
In May 2018, according to the Finance Minister Felipe Larraín it would mean saving measures Over 1,150 million euros, amounting to 4,600 million euros for 2018-2021.
Larrain also received travel expenses in the Congress, for the whole food and for the rest.