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Isidro Ungab
Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Davao City's Third District
Assumed office
June 30, 2007
Preceded by Ruy Elias Lopez
Personal details
Born (1961-05-08) May 8, 1961 (age 53)
Davao City
Nationality Filipino
Political party PMP (2003-2009)
Liberal Party (2009-present)

Isidro T. Ungab (born May 8, 1961) is a Filipino politician, a former banker, and a former local legislator of the City of Davao. He was elected as a Member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines, representing the Third District of Davao City beginning in 2007.

Ungab attended the University of the Philippines in Los Baños, Laguna and attained a degree in B.S. Agri Economics.He finished his Advanced Bank Management Program (ABMP) at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM), Masters in Public Management (MPM) from the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP), and the Command and General Staff Course in Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo.

He had worked as an economic analyst, account officer, development bank manager and as a consultant to various financial institutions. He joined politics in 1995 and was elected as city councilor of Davao City for nine (9) consecutive years. In the May 2007 elections, he ran as a 3rd District Congressman and was re-elected in 2010 for his second term. He run unopposed in his third and last term as congressman of the 3rd district of Davao City. Ungab served as chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means in the Fifteenth Congress and was primarily responsible for the passage of the law amending the excise taxes for tobacco and alcohol otherwise known as the Sin Tax Law of 2012. He now serves as Chairman of the powerful Committee on Appropriations in the Sixteenth Congress.

Ungab is also a reserve officer in the AFP as an army reserve lieutenant colonel and battalion commander of the 3rd Metro Davao Infantry Battalion (Ready Reserve) under the 22nd Infantry Division (Philippines). He is also a member of the U. P. Vanguard Inc.

External links[edit]

  1. Ungab signs scholarship pact for poor students at Sunstar.com
  2. "Member Information: Isidro T. Ungab". House of Representatives of the Philippines. Retrieved 2008-04-10. 
Preceded by
Ruy Elias Lopez
Representative, 3rd District of Davao City
Succeeded by

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Fri, 01 May 2015 20:53:25 -0700

Other well-wishers were Davao City Representatives Isidro Ungab (3rd district) and Karlo Alexei Nograles (1st district). Belmonte said Pacquiao, who serves as the representative of Sarangani, has been inspiring the youth and imparting to them the ...
Fri, 01 May 2015 22:03:44 -0700

Isidro Ungab added. Some of them have no doubt Pacquiao will emerge triumphant because of his rigid training, speed, power and spirit. "We, the Filipino people, will always be behind you, Manny. You have all the qualities and endowments of a true ...

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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 08:56:15 -0700

MANILA, Philippines - Congressmen yesterday urged the government to fill nearly 190,000 vacant positions in the entire bureaucracy. Isabela Rep. Rodolfo Albano lll said filling these jobs would reduce the number of jobless college graduates in the country.
Minda News
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:27:37 -0700

Congressman Isidro Ungab said he would disallow any more dislocation of settlers outside the 20-hectare property. Ungab chairs the house appropriations committee which approved the P200 million budget for the project via the Department of Public Works ...
The Manila Times
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 05:33:45 -0700

... law and jurisprudence on budgetary appropriations, subject as well, to the availability of funds as certified by the national treasurer,” said Rep. Isidro Ungab of the 3rd district of Davao City and chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations ...
Philippine Star
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:56:15 -0700

Isidro Ungab, chairman of the House committee on appropriations confirmed funds are provided in the 2015 budget for the vacant positions. LPG Marketers' Association (LPGMA) Rep. Arnel Ty said it is shameful that tens of thousands of vacancies in the ...
Manila Standard Today
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 09:07:30 -0700

Isidro Ungab, chairman of the House committee on appropriations, assured that the 2016 national budget will be studied and scrutinized by Congress. “We have not seen the official data and figures being referred,” Ungab said. “But Congress will ...
Tue, 07 Apr 2015 09:52:30 -0700

At yesterday's council session, Alfredo Logronio, president of Farmer's association in Bago Oshiro, Tugbok, said the primary concern of the residents is the assurance of livelihood. Davao City Third District Representative Isidro Ungab has said the ...

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