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Inquirier.net
Poll automation providers to show off tech for 2019 electionsa trade fair their technology solutions which could be tapped for the 2019 midt
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
a trade fair their technology solutions which could be tapped for the 2019 midterm elections. The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said the one-day AES Technology Fair for local and foreign AES providers and developers would be held at the Novotel... Read more
9h
Sun Star
Local execs waited for DU30 to announce status of bry., SK pollssaid that he had wanted Duterte to mention the status of the barangay and SK el
Sun Star / Posted 9 hours ago
said that he had wanted Duterte to mention the status of the barangay and SK elections so that the Commission on Elections (Comelec) could also finalize its preparation. Gujilde said he had wanted to hear from Duterte if he plans to make urgent the... Read more
18h
The Manila Times
SC junks petitions to force Congress to convene on martial law in ‘moot’ rulingformer Sen. Wigberto “Bobby” Tañada, and student groups. Former senator Rene S
The Manila Times / Posted 18 hours ago
former Sen. Wigberto “Bobby” Tañada, and student groups. Former senator Rene Saguisag; former Commission on Elections (Comelec) chairman Christian Monsod; former Commission on Human Rights chairperson Loretta Ann Rosales; former Philippine... Read more
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4d
The Manila Times
A nostalgic reunionin welcoming guests namely Panama Ambassador Rolando Guevara who was at one tim
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
in welcoming guests namely Panama Ambassador Rolando Guevara who was at one time the Judge for the Miss World Pageant and Comelec Chairman Andy Bautista, to name a few. Jeff Lee flew in from Malaysia to render several songs for the special... Read more
4d
Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPEShad in the past written here how the ID system in Baliwasan, as directed by Cha
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
had in the past written here how the ID system in Baliwasan, as directed by Chair Aimie is carried out. The policy is, “No Comelec Voter’s ID, no Barangay ID.” Non-registrants, however, are requested later for a name/contact number or two of... Read more
5d
Inquirier.net
‘Remember Atty. Ramil?’ former Utility man now Navotas Comelec officerComendador, the former utility worker who passed the 2016 Bar exams, is now an
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Comendador, the former utility worker who passed the 2016 Bar exams, is now an officer of the Commission on Elections (Comelec). Comendador, 35, was appointed Election Officer IV of Navotas City on July 17, according to Comelec chair Andres... Read more
5d
Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -can still see the road, Garbo added. The mayor said they are now in transition
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 5 days ago
can still see the road, Garbo added. The mayor said they are now in transition from the past administration with former Comelec assistant regional director Atty. Emmanuel Ignacio as head of his transition team. He disclosed that the former... Read more
6d
Rappler
Caritas PH brings P10-M aid to home-based Marawi evacueesThe donation is also meant to be utilized to assist Comelec employees who have
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
The donation is also meant to be utilized to assist Comelec employees who have been affected by the ongoing armed conflict in the aforementioned city. According to Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo, it was the first donation that the agency... Read more
6d
The Manila Times
Marcos poll protest also casts doubt on Duterte victory–Robredopoll protest where the former lawmaker had been claiming fraud. “That’s why in
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
poll protest where the former lawmaker had been claiming fraud. “That’s why in our motion, we argued that it is the Comelec who should answer Marcos’ allegations,” Robredo, a lawyer, added. Robredo beat Marcos by over 200,000 votes in the... Read more
9d
Sun Star
Comelec-Davao halts printing of IDsTHE Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Davao Region has ordered to stop the p
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Davao Region has ordered to stop the printing of the Comelec identification cards (IDs) for upgrading. "For the meantime, meron kaming babaguhin sa printing para hindi madaling masira yung Comelec IDs natin... Read more
10d
The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesElections report yesterday showed that Negros Occidental now has 1,630, 279 vot
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
Elections report yesterday showed that Negros Occidental now has 1,630, 279 voters, with more female voters than men. The Comelec consolidated accomplishment report, furnished the Visayan DAILY STAR by Comelec provincial supervisor Jessie... Read more
12d
Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -for certiorari with prayer for temporary restraining order against the en banc
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 12 days ago
for certiorari with prayer for temporary restraining order against the en banc verdict of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) that disqualified the mayor. “We will make a follow up next week since the Supreme Court was busy with martial law... Read more
12d
Pilipino Star
Probe electronic cheatingDonald Trump colluded with the Russians to win his Presidential bid. Last Apri
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
Donald Trump colluded with the Russians to win his Presidential bid. Last April 20, 2016, the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) finally admitted that their website was hacked not just by one hacker but two. One named Paul Zulueta and the other... Read more
13d
Pilipino Star
DPWH project in Cebu stymied by an INC wall?Donald Trump colluded with the Russians to win his Presidential bid. Last Apri
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
Donald Trump colluded with the Russians to win his Presidential bid. Last April 20, 2016, the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) finally admitted that their website was hacked not just by one hacker but two. One named Paul Zulueta and the other... Read more
13d
Pilipino Star
Price of a ‘surgical’ bomb for Mautesfrom the testing ground, the designers of the V-150 and other armored vehicles
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
from the testing ground, the designers of the V-150 and other armored vehicles may want to go back to the drawing board. • Comelec ousts overstaying mayor WE USED to marvel at the staying power of Marino “Boking” Morales, 66, who has been mayor of... Read more
13d
Rappler
Marcos' questions on election system integrity will prolong case – Macalintalthe system. Since Marcos questioned the credibility of the whole elections, th
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
the system. Since Marcos questioned the credibility of the whole elections, the PET included the Commission on Elections (Comelec) as a party to the case. On Tuesday, July 11, both camps were given 5 days to comment on this issue and the other... Read more
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13d
The Manila Times
SC mulls extending deadline for Robredo payment of P7-M balance for poll protestOriental and Iloilo. These were the areas where Robredo won based on the offici
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
Oriental and Iloilo. These were the areas where Robredo won based on the official tally of the Commission on Elections (Comelec). Robredo beat Marcos in the May 2016 polls by 263,473 votes. “We asked the Supreme Court justices if we may be... Read more
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14d
Inquirier.net
Muslims in Tarlac won’t drop IDRegion in Muslim Mindanao said a Muslim-only ID system was discriminatory. Two
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Region in Muslim Mindanao said a Muslim-only ID system was discriminatory. Two officials of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) took to Twitter to criticize plans to distribute ID cards to Muslims, saying the move was religious... Read more
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14d
Rappler
Bongbong vs Leni: 2016 'election fingerprints' in possible recount areasby the boards of election inspectors (BEI) in the polling precincts or by the l
Rappler / Posted 14 days ago
by the boards of election inspectors (BEI) in the polling precincts or by the local offices of the Commission on Elections (Comelec). These incidents, they argued, were also not in the Minutes of Voting filled out by the BEIs on Election Day. The... Read more
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14d
Pilipino Star
P40M needed to fund special polls in Mountain Provincedeclare the post vacant. Provincial election supervisor Ricardo Lampac said th
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
declare the post vacant. Provincial election supervisor Ricardo Lampac said the P40 million will cover the allowances of Comelec officials and personnel and members of the Board of Election Inspectors at the precinct level and the Board of... Read more
14d
Rappler
2016 Bongbong vs Leni poll protest: What ARMM 'election fingerprints' sayreport of the Random Manual Audit Committee, composed of the National Citizens'
Rappler / Posted 14 days ago
report of the Random Manual Audit Committee, composed of the National Citizens' Movement for Free Elections (Namfrel), the Comelec, and the Philippine Statistics Authority. At the end of the day, said Caritos, "it's the PET that would decide on... Read more
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15d
Pilipino Star
Narco politics in the barangay is a reality!agreed to postpone the Barangay and the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections as
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
agreed to postpone the Barangay and the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections as proposed by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chair Andres Bautista. So far we know that there is a pending bill that would defer the voting for the Barangay and... Read more
16d
Pilipino Star
Phl the most ID-ied countryIdentification Number (TIN). For the more fortunate ones who got their voters’
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
Identification Number (TIN). For the more fortunate ones who got their voters’ ID card from the Commission on Elections (Comelec), it is also among the acceptable government-issued ID cards. While many Filipinos still do not have their voters’... Read more
16d
The Manila Times
Duterte wins court case over village fundsCity. Tizon’s election protest was initially dismissed by the MTCC but was lat
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
City. Tizon’s election protest was initially dismissed by the MTCC but was later granted by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) Second Division on appeal. Tizon, thus, was proclaimed as the chairman of the Barangay Bucana . This prompted... Read more
17d
The Manila Times
Amazing that Duterte has lasted this longDuterte filed his substitution candidacy for the withdrawn PDP- Laban candidate
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
Duterte filed his substitution candidacy for the withdrawn PDP- Laban candidate Martin Diño, who was declared by the Comelec as a candidate for mayor of Pasay City. Meantime, the South China Sea crisis had been simmering to a critical... Read more
18d
Pilipino Star
Identificationvoters’ ID card since this system was envisioned to eventually contain biometri
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
voters’ ID card since this system was envisioned to eventually contain biometric information. I pitched the idea to then Comelec chair Bernardo Pardo who found the possibilities interesting. Later, the various identification cards (SSS/GSIS, the... Read more
18d
Pilipino Star
Marawi-born CA justice tops JBC list for SC1 Born in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur on Dec. 27, 1963, Dimaampao is the son of
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
1 Born in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur on Dec. 27, 1963, Dimaampao is the son of former Commission on Elections (Comelec) commissioner Magdara Dimaampao. He was a law professor, Bar reviewer and expert in taxation laws. Before joining... Read more
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19d
Sun Star
Murder complaint filed vs Barili poll officer ‘killer’want him to be convicted for murder. He will rot in jail),” she said. Doris is
Sun Star / Posted 19 days ago
want him to be convicted for murder. He will rot in jail),” she said. Doris is the daughter of Commission on Elections (Comelec)-Barili officer-in-charge Cresente Hedralin Flores, who was allegedly shot dead by Timagos inside the public market... Read more
20d
Sun Star
Murder complaint filed against poll exec ‘killer’want him to be convicted for murder. He will rot in jail),” she said. Doris is
Sun Star / Posted 20 days ago
want him to be convicted for murder. He will rot in jail),” she said. Doris is the daughter of Commission on Elections (Comelec)-Barili officer-in-charge Cresente Hedralin Flores, who was allegedly shot dead by Timagos inside the public market... Read more
20d
Pilipino Star
‘Bongbong still fishing for evidence vs Leni’and cities comprising these provinces. “Such move clearly shows the incredible
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 days ago
and cities comprising these provinces. “Such move clearly shows the incredible position of Marcos because these Comelec officials have no competence and ability to identify said election documents and the equipment used during said... Read more
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22d
Inquirier.net
Concern raised over village poll youth uncertaintySangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections will push through in October. Netizens hav
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections will push through in October. Netizens have been tagging the Commission on Elections’ (Comelec) Twitter account, @COMELEC, in their queries on the barangay and SK elections set for Oct. 23, the poll body’s... Read more
22d
Manila Standard Today
Tribunal unwitting tool in poll fraud—Philconsait was filed. We have not gotten forward yet.” Chong also noted that since 201
Manila Standard Today / Posted 22 days ago
it was filed. We have not gotten forward yet.” Chong also noted that since 2010, they had filed several cases against the Comelec and Smartmatic but almost all had not been acted upon, saying the failure of the concerned government bodies to act... Read more
23d
Inquirier.net
Groups draft changes in law on poll automationand secure,” Chong said. Single contractor The election watchdog groups had b
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
and secure,” Chong said. Single contractor The election watchdog groups had been criticizing the Commission on Elections (Comelec) for tapping Smartmatic International for the last three national elections despite the AES provider’s supposed... Read more
25d
The Manila Times
Philconsa calls on SC to expedite election proteststhe same, election watchdog Tanggulang Demokrasya (TanDem) said it would file c
The Manila Times / Posted 25 days ago
the same, election watchdog Tanggulang Demokrasya (TanDem) said it would file charges against Commission on Elections (Comelec) officials for their alleged failure to ensure clean and honest elections in 2016. Teresita Baltazar, TanDem... Read more
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25d
Manila Standard Today
Settle poll protests faster­—Romualdezof the Reform Philippines Coalition, said Philconsa vice president for the Nati
Manila Standard Today / Posted 25 days ago
of the Reform Philippines Coalition, said Philconsa vice president for the National Capital Region Rodolfo Reyes, former Comelec commissioner Guz Lagman, Namfrel election observer and Philippine National IT standards Foundation president Maria... Read more
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25d
Sun Star
Watchdogs seek overhaul of election lawof most provisions. The most important here is we give the proposed law stricte
Sun Star / Posted 25 days ago
of most provisions. The most important here is we give the proposed law stricter provisions on compliance of the law by Comelec, longer imprisonment penalties and higher fines for violations of the law, and shifts the burden of proof to the... Read more
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26d
The Manila Times
Comelec: Polls’ reset Congress’ callTHE Commission on Elections (Comelec) has called on leaders of Congress to deci
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) has called on leaders of Congress to decide early or come up with an amendatory law as early as July if they want to again postpone scheduled synchronized barangay (village) and youth polls. “We will abide with... Read more
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26d
Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -Christian Halili continued to function as mayor despite the proclamation of a n
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 26 days ago
Christian Halili continued to function as mayor despite the proclamation of a new mayor by the Commission on Elections (Comelec). In an interview at the mayor’s office he occupied, Halili asserted his right to succeed ousted Mayor Marino... Read more
26d
The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesof the Barangay and SK elections to October 2018, while a pending bill in the H
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 26 days ago
of the Barangay and SK elections to October 2018, while a pending bill in the House wants it moved to May 2020. Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista is urging lawmakers to already decide on the fate of the barangay and youth polls this... Read more
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27d
Inquirier.net
Court stops new Pampanga mayor from taking postorder (TRO) that was issued on the same day. On the order and writ of executio
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
order (TRO) that was issued on the same day. On the order and writ of execution issued by Commission on Elections (Comelec), the BOC, led by lawyer Abigael Ilagan, convened on Tuesday and proclaimed Garbo as mayor to replace Marino Morales.... Read more
27d
Inquirier.net
Senate ready to decide fate of barangay, SK pollswould be able to decide by next month the postponement of the local balloting.
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
would be able to decide by next month the postponement of the local balloting. ADVERTISEMENT Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chair Andres Bautista had urged lawmakers to act immediately on the issue by July so that the election body would... Read more
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27d
Inquirier.net
Comelec not pushing for poll postponement—JimenezComelec spokesperson James Jimenez. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The Commission on Elec
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday clarified that it is not urging the postponement of the 2017 Barangay and SK Elections. “Rather, the Comelec is seeking the earliest possible... Read more
27d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalthe 2013 elections which was resolved through draw lots, which the latter won.
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 27 days ago
the 2013 elections which was resolved through draw lots, which the latter won. After sitting for more than three years, the Comelec en banc in Manila resolved the case in favor of Signap. Mogar said he believes it was decided on technicality... Read more
28d
The Manila Times
The Advisory Council: What is its real value to Comelec?Part 1 AS stipulated in Section 8 of the Automated Election Law, or RA 9369, th
The Manila Times / Posted 28 days ago
Part 1 AS stipulated in Section 8 of the Automated Election Law, or RA 9369, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) has to create an Advisory Council which must be convened not later than 18 months prior to the next scheduled electoral exercise.... Read more
28d
Sun Star
Pending: barangay electionsis whether or not barangay and youth elections will push through in less than f
Sun Star / Posted 28 days ago
is whether or not barangay and youth elections will push through in less than four months. The Commission on Elections (Comelec), according to a report in yesterday’s Philippine Daily Inquirer, has appealed to Congress to decide in July 2017... Read more
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28d
Manila Standard Today
Solons out to postpone barangay, youth pollsthe postponement of the barangay and SK elections when the second regular sessi
Manila Standard Today / Posted 28 days ago
the postponement of the barangay and SK elections when the second regular session of the 17th Congress opens in July. The Comelec is set to start printing the official ballots on July 20. Camarines Sur Rep. LRay Villafuerte said the elections’... Read more
28d
Inquirier.net
Village polls postponement doubtfulby next month the postponement of the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) el
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
by next month the postponement of the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections. The Commission on Elections (Comelec), for its part, is keeping tabs on the matter so it can decide when to slow down its preparations. Drilon said the... Read more
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28d
Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -post as mayor of this city today, following his slated declaration yesterday af
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 28 days ago
post as mayor of this city today, following his slated declaration yesterday afternoon by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) as the real winner in the mayoral race here in 2016. Interviewed on his way to the Comelec central office in Manila... Read more
29d
Pilipino Star
Moderate appetite of ‘commissioners’the country’s Automated Election System so as to nip possible problems in the 2
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
the country’s Automated Election System so as to nip possible problems in the 2019 and 2022 polls before they occur. The Comelec can focus, for instance, on fast-tracking delivery of 24 million IDs containing voter’s biometrics data – before... Read more
29d
Pilipino Star
Another voter’s IDcards, the Commission on Elections is planning to come out with a new ID card,
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
cards, the Commission on Elections is planning to come out with a new ID card, to be piloted in Metro Manila. The Comelec’s bids and awards committee is reportedly inviting bidders who can supply an initial three million enhanced voter’s... Read more
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