During his time as Senator, he was said to be the most frugal.
When his constituents were dodging rumours about corruption, he was busy earning the nickname the "Scrooge of Congress" for being thrifty and vigilant about spending taxpayer's money wisely.
He is one of the few, if not the only senator, who did not collect the controversial Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF).
Public figures to look up to are a rarity. That's why Senator Joker Arroyo will truly be missed.
What other traits make Joker Arroyo a good role model?
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