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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 54)
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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354 news items

Manila Bulletin

Manila Bulletin
Sun, 22 Nov 2015 02:18:45 -0800

Isidro Ungab, chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations; House Minority Leader and San Juan City Rep. Ronaldo Zamora, and Romblon Rep. Eleandro Jesus “Budoy” Madrona, who chairs the House Committee on Accounts. Ungab said the first ...

Philippine Star

Philippine Star
Tue, 03 Nov 2015 09:26:15 -0800

Isidro Ungab, appropriations committee chairman, said yesterday. He said the committee, with authority from the House, made three major changes in the budget bill before printing it. These are the allocation of P500 million for the Commission on ...

Philippine Star

Philippine Star
Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:01:39 -0800

The committee voted to endorse the adjustment as contained in Bill 6268 authored by Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr., Majority Leader Neptali Gonzales ll, Minority Leader Ronaldo Zamora, and Reps. Isidro Ungab of Davao City and Eleandro Jesus Madrona ...
Mon, 23 Nov 2015 05:07:27 -0800

The bill was co-authored by Representative Niel Tupas, Jr. of Iloilo and Representative Isidro Ungab of Davao. All pending cases falling within the jurisdiction of the municipal trial court of Mabalacat City and Magalang shall be transferred to the ...


Mon, 09 Nov 2015 02:52:30 -0800

Appropriations committee chairman Isidro Ungab said the committee will hear the proposal on Wednesday, November 11. "We will have a hearing this week. We will approve it on Wednesday. I don't think there will be objections," Ungab said, mentioning they ...
Manila Bulletin
Wed, 04 Nov 2015 06:01:38 -0800

Isidro Ungab, chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, said that he was confident that the Senate would be able to act immediately on the proposed 2016 General Appropriations Act (GAA) once the Lower Chamber transmits it to the Upper House ...
Wed, 11 Nov 2015 06:43:20 -0800

THE House of Representatives' committee on appropriations, chaired by Davao City Rep. Isidro Ungab, along with its vice chairs, including Compostela Valley Rep. Maria Carmen Zamora, has approved House Bill no. 6268, otherwise known as the proposed ...
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 13:22:30 -0800

DAVAO CITY – Eleven workers were abducted by suspected New People's Army (NPA) rebels on Tuesday afternoon in Barangay Daliaon, Toril here. Report from Davao City Police Office (DCPO) said that the victims, who are workers of 3rd District ...

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