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Inquirier.net
Marcos protest ‘dismissible’—election lawyerPresident Ma. Leonor “Leni” Robredo in the canvassing of votes said the 1,000-p
Marcos protest ‘dismissible’—election lawyer
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
President Ma. Leonor “Leni” Robredo in the canvassing of votes said the 1,000-page election protest filed by defeated vice presidential candidate Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. before the Supreme Court was “dismissible.” Speaking as an... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa LeonardiaThe Supreme Court has denied the petition of those who wanted it to junk the ex
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 hours ago
The Supreme Court has denied the petition of those who wanted it to junk the extension of time for submission of the SOCE, or Statement of Contributions and Expenses during the campaign, by the candidates in the last elections. The High Court,... Read more
10h
The Topeka Capital-Journal
Judge OKs voter registration rules in 3 states for now— Residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. cit
Judge OKs voter registration rules in 3 states for now
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
— Residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. citizens when registering to vote for federal elections using a national form, a judge ruled Wednesday. U.S. District Judge Richard Leon sided against a coalition of... Read more
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Al.com
Voter registration rule requiring proof of U.S. citizenship OK'd for Alabama— Residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. cit
Voter registration rule requiring proof of U.S. citizenship OK'd for Alabama
Al.com / Posted 12 hours ago
— Residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. citizens when registering to vote for federal elections using a national form, a judge ruled Wednesday. U.S. District Judge Richard Leon sided against a coalition of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Stop Leni inauguration, SC askedLosing vice presidential candidate and ex-senator Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos J
Stop Leni inauguration, SC asked
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
Losing vice presidential candidate and ex-senator Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos Jr. filed an electoral protest Wednesday with the Supreme Court (SC), asking it to stop the inauguration of Leni Robredo as the country’s new deputy leader. Marcos filed... Read more
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Salon.com
Judge OKs voter registration rules in 3 states for now— Residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. cit
Judge OKs voter registration rules in 3 states for now
Salon.com / Posted 16 hours ago
— Residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. citizens when registering to vote for federal elections using a national form, a judge ruled Wednesday. U.S. District Judge Richard Leon sided against a coalition of... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Judge OKs voter registration rules in 3 states for now— Residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. cit
Judge OKs voter registration rules in 3 states for now
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 hours ago
— Residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. citizens when registering to vote for federal elections using a national form, a judge ruled Wednesday. U.S. District Judge Richard Leon sided against a coalition of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bongbong files poll protest vs RobredoMANILA, Philippines – Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. yesterday filed an e
Bongbong files poll protest vs Robredo
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines – Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. yesterday filed an election protest before the Supreme Court as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), questioning his loss in the vice presidential race to Leni Robredo. In a 1,000-page... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Marcos pushes Robredo ousterSENATOR Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on Wednesday filed an election protest before the
Marcos pushes Robredo ouster
Manila Standard Today / Posted 21 hours ago
SENATOR Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on Wednesday filed an election protest before the Supreme Court seeking the ouster of incoming vice president Leni Robredo. A throng of supporters gathered outside the Supreme Court compound as Marcos accompanied by his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Marcos asks SC to set aside Robredo proclamation, files protestSen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos on Wednesday asked the Supreme Court sitting a
Marcos asks SC to set aside Robredo proclamation, files protest
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos on Wednesday asked the Supreme Court sitting as Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET) to set aside the proclamation of Vice President-elect Ma. Leonor “Leni” Robredo. In his 1,000 page petition, he urged PET to... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Marcos bent on pursuing protest vs RobredoCiting massive cheating in the May 9 elections, Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. is
Marcos bent on pursuing protest vs Robredo
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Citing massive cheating in the May 9 elections, Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. is set to file today with the Supreme Court his electoral protest in connection with the vice presidential race. The protest came a month after the National Board of... Read more
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Rappler
SC junks plea vs extended SOCE deadlineROXAS SOCE. A K9 unit inspects the boxes making up the delayed Statement of Con
SC junks plea vs extended SOCE deadline
Rappler / Posted yesterday
ROXAS SOCE. A K9 unit inspects the boxes making up the delayed Statement of Contributions and Expenditures of defeated presidential bet Manuel 'Mar' Roxas II on June 22, 2016. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court... Read more
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The Manila Times
Court junks petition vs SOCE extensionJune 28, 2016 10:40 pm The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday junked a petition que
Court junks petition vs SOCE extension
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
June 28, 2016 10:40 pm The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday junked a petition questioning a Commission on Elections (Comelec) resolution extending the deadline for filing of Statement of Contributions and... Read more
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New York Magazine
Today Is a Good Day to Be Pro-Choice, and a Terrible Day to Be a Volkswagen Executiveto Fresh Intelligence, our roundup of the stories, ideas, and memes you'll be t
Today Is a Good Day to Be Pro-Choice, and a Terrible Day to Be a Volkswagen Executive
New York Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
to Fresh Intelligence, our roundup of the stories, ideas, and memes you'll be talking about today. In this edition, the Supreme Court rules on abortion access, Volkswagen is out billions, and Britain doesn’t make the grade. Here's the rundown... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Full Verdict of Mbabazi Petition DelayedKampala — The delivery of the full and detailed judgment in the presidential el
Full Verdict of Mbabazi Petition Delayed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kampala — The delivery of the full and detailed judgment in the presidential election petition involving former prime minister Amama Mbabazi and President Museveni will be delayed by at least a week, Chief Justice Bart Katureebe has said. According... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SC junks petition vs Comelec’s extension of Soce filing A Commission on Elections (Comelec) personnel marks the list of presidential
SC junks petition vs Comelec’s extension of Soce filing
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
A Commission on Elections (Comelec) personnel marks the list of presidential and senatorial candidates to see who among them have already filed their Statements of Contributions and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SC to tackle petitions questioning Comelec SOCE extension MB File – A Commission on Elections (Comelec) personnel marks the list of pre
SC to tackle petitions questioning Comelec SOCE extension
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
MB File – A Commission on Elections (Comelec) personnel marks the list of presidential and senatorial candidates to see who among them have already filed their Statements of Contributions and... Read more
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Daily News
ADVANCING RECONCILIATION DIPLOMACYRanil Wickremesinghe are taking the country forward today. In fact on that day,
ADVANCING RECONCILIATION DIPLOMACY
Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Ranil Wickremesinghe are taking the country forward today. In fact on that day, the people of Sri Lanka chose free and fair elections, good governance and the rule of law over authoritarianism and impunity; they chose stability, reconciliation and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Poll body fears crisis over SOCETHE Commission on Elections on Thursday defended its decision to extend the dea
Poll body fears crisis over SOCE
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
THE Commission on Elections on Thursday defended its decision to extend the deadline for submitting statements of contributions and expenditures, saying it was fending off a constitutional crisis that might ensue if the winning Liberal Party... Read more
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Rappler
All Comelec commissioners hit Chairman BautistaCOMELEC EN BANC. All 6 Comelec commissioners criticize their chairman, Andres B
All Comelec commissioners hit Chairman Bautista
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
COMELEC EN BANC. All 6 Comelec commissioners criticize their chairman, Andres Bautista, over a range of issues after the May 9 elections. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Weeks after the May 9 polls, all 6 Commission on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Confusion hounds federalism in public debates—Carter Center“limited” amid a “degree of confusion” with parliamentalism in public debates.
Confusion hounds federalism in public debates—Carter Center
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
“limited” amid a “degree of confusion” with parliamentalism in public debates. “A discussion on the relative merits of presidentialism and parliamentarism may emerge alongside the federalism discussion, posing a range of issues separate and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Besigye to Argue Defiance Casecourt will on June 23 start hearing government's petition challenging the defia
Besigye to Argue Defiance Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
court will on June 23 start hearing government's petition challenging the defiance campaign by the FDC and its former presidential candidate Kizza Besigye. However, Dr Besigye insists that the hearing should not proceed if Prisons authorities... Read more
7d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire can’t bring in the money to pay for a presidential campaign. With the cost of running for the highest office in the land sitting at nearly $1 billion, has Trump's... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire can’t bring in the money to pay for a presidential campaign. With the cost of running for the highest office in the land sitting at nearly $1 billion, has Trump's... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire can’t bring in the money to pay for a presidential campaign. With the cost of running for the highest office in the land sitting at nearly $1 billion, has Trump's... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Comelec dared: Release ruling on SOCEINCOMING Speaker and Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday urged
Comelec dared: Release ruling on SOCE
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
INCOMING Speaker and Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday urged the Commission on Elections to make public a copy of its resolution extending the deadline for candidates and political parties to file their campaign expenditure reports,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire can’t bring in the money to pay for a presidential campaign. With the cost of running for the highest office in the land sitting at nearly $1 billion, has Trump's... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire can’t bring in the money to pay for a presidential campaign. With the cost of running for the highest office in the land sitting at nearly $1 billion, has Trump's... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Roxas’ mom lost P110M in his poll bidher losses, that is, if she plays the lotto. How did Judy Araneta-Roxas lose P
Roxas’ mom lost P110M in his poll bid
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
her losses, that is, if she plays the lotto. How did Judy Araneta-Roxas lose P110 million? By bankrolling her son’s presidential ambition. Unfortunately, her son, Mar Roxas, the standard-bearer of the Liberal Party (LP) in May’s... Read more
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ajc.com
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire can’t bring in the money to pay for a presidential campaign. With the cost of running for the highest office in the land sitting at nearly $1 billion, has Trump's... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire
Is the Trump campaign too broke to win the White House?
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
their heads wondering if Trump’s cash shortfall means the New York billionaire can’t bring in the money to pay for a presidential campaign. With the cost of running for the highest office in the land sitting at nearly $1 billion, has Trump's... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy Cabinet: Purisima richest, DepEd’s Luistro still poorestothers who resigned aside from Del Rosario were interior secretary Manuel Roxas
Noy Cabinet: Purisima richest, DepEd’s Luistro still poorest
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
others who resigned aside from Del Rosario were interior secretary Manuel Roxas II, who ran for president in the May elections and was replaced by then Western Samar Rep. Mel Senen Sarmiento; chief presidential legal counsel Alfredo Benjamin... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Mar files SOCE; mom gave P110 MMANILA, Philippines – After missing the original deadline, defeated presidentia
Mar files SOCE; mom gave P110 M
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – After missing the original deadline, defeated presidential candidate Manuel Roxas II – through representatives – submitted yesterday to the Commission on Elections (Comelec) his statement of contributions and expenditures (SOCE)... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Alvarez warns Comeleca ‘powerful’ party Presumptive House speaker and Davao del Norte congressman-e
Alvarez warns Comelec
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
a ‘powerful’ party Presumptive House speaker and Davao del Norte congressman-elect Pantaleon Alvarez yesterday warned the Commission on Elections (Comelec) that it might end up a “damaged” institution after it decided to extend the deadline in the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LP confident SC will uphold Comelec ruling on deadline extensionDefeated presidential candidate Mar Roxas’ SOCE. JULLIANE LOVE DE JESUS/INQUIRE
LP confident SC will uphold Comelec ruling on deadline extension
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Defeated presidential candidate Mar Roxas’ SOCE. JULLIANE LOVE DE JESUS/INQUIRER.net The camp of defeated presidential candidate Mar Roxas is confident that the Supreme Court will uphold the ruling of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) granting... Read more
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Rappler
Alvarez to Comelec: Bare resolution extending SOCE deadlineto file their statement of campaign expenses and contributions. Photo by Alecs
Alvarez to Comelec: Bare resolution extending SOCE deadline
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
to file their statement of campaign expenses and contributions. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) must release its resolution allowing the late submission of the Statement of Campaign... Read more
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The New Yorker
The G.O.P. Plan That Turned America Redto be involved in gloomy mystery,” one of them reported. The Constitution had
The G.O.P. Plan That Turned America Red
The New Yorker / Posted 8 days ago
to be involved in gloomy mystery,” one of them reported. The Constitution had left it to state lawmakers to determine how elections should be held, and in Virginia the Anti-Federalists controlled the legislature. Knowing that his enemy Madison was... Read more
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Sun Star
Comelec accepts Lim's resignation as CFO headTHE Commission on Elections (Comelec) accepted Tuesday the resignation of Commi
Comelec accepts Lim's resignation as CFO head
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) accepted Tuesday the resignation of Commissioner Christian Robert Lim as the head of the Campaign Finance Office (CFO). With this, Comelec Chairman Juan Andres Bautista said that the Commission en banc has... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Macalintal to Comelec: Don’t accept Lim’s resignationAccepting the resignation of Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Chr
Macalintal to Comelec: Don’t accept Lim’s resignation
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Accepting the resignation of Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Christian Robert Lim would set a “very bad precedent” for the succeeding decisions of the Comelec en banc, election lawyer Romulo Macalintal said on Tuesday. Lim offered to... Read more
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The Atlantic
How American Politics Went Insanelevel that Congress views as dictatorial—not that Congress can do anything abou
How American Politics Went Insane
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
level that Congress views as dictatorial—not that Congress can do anything about it, except file lawsuits that the divided Supreme Court, its three vacancies unfilled, has been unable to resolve. On Capitol Hill, Speaker Paul Ryan resigned after... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Why not create a dept of complaints!During the May 9 presidential campaign one of the warnings issued by Davao City
Why not create a dept of complaints!
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
During the May 9 presidential campaign one of the warnings issued by Davao City Mayor now President-elect Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte was that he would come after anyone involved in illegal drugs, that if they won’t surrender, they would end up dead!... Read more
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The Manila Times
Comelec: Election enforcer or pushover?June 21, 2016 3:26 am AT first glance, the decision of the Commission on Elect
Comelec: Election enforcer or pushover?
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
June 21, 2016 3:26 am AT first glance, the decision of the Commission on Elections to grant the Liberal Party’s appeal for a 14-day extension for the filing of its statement of contributions and expenses (SOCE)... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
SC asked to stop Comelec on SOCEA PARTY-LIST group on Monday asked the Supreme Court to nullify the Commission
SC asked to stop Comelec on SOCE
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
A PARTY-LIST group on Monday asked the Supreme Court to nullify the Commission on Elections resolution extending the deadline for candidates and political parties to submit their statements of contributions and expenditures for the May 9 polls. In a... Read more
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Sun Star
Partylist group challenges Comelec decision on SOCEA PARTY-LIST group challenged on Monday the Commission on Elections (Comelec) d
Partylist group challenges Comelec decision on SOCE
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
A PARTY-LIST group challenged on Monday the Commission on Elections (Comelec) decision that granted the request of the Liberal Party (LP) and its standard-bearer Manuel Roxas II to extend the deadline of filing of the Statement of Contributions and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SC asked to nullify Comelec’s SOCE ruling MB File – A Commission on Elections (Comelec) personnel marks the list of pre
SC asked to nullify Comelec’s SOCE ruling
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
MB File – A Commission on Elections (Comelec) personnel marks the list of presidential and senatorial candidates to see who among them have already filed their Statements of Contributions and Expenditures... Read more
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The Manila Times
Can Comelec extend the non-extendible?June 19, 2016 9:44 pm THE Commission on Elections’ en banc resolution allowing
Can Comelec extend the non-extendible?
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
June 19, 2016 9:44 pm THE Commission on Elections’ en banc resolution allowing an extension of the final and non-extendible June 8 deadline for the filing of Statements of Contributions and Expenses (SOCE) by... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Poll exec vows to quit over LPELECTIONS Commissioner Christian Robert Lim threatened to resign leadership of
Poll exec vows to quit over LP
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
ELECTIONS Commissioner Christian Robert Lim threatened to resign leadership of the poll body’s Campaign Finance Office on Monday after the controversial extension of the deadline for the submission of statement of campaign expenditures. “The policy... Read more
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12d
Ghanaweb.com
NPP, NDC have run out of ideas; vote IPP – Akpalooof poverty from the country and create employment for the unemployed youth . C
NPP, NDC have run out of ideas; vote IPP – Akpaloo
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 12 days ago
of poverty from the country and create employment for the unemployed youth . Confidence in EC Touching on the Electoral Commission, he said he has no doubt about the work of the Commission which has come under severe criticisms in the last... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Comelec blastedINCOMING Speaker and Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez said Friday that th
Comelec blasted
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
INCOMING Speaker and Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez said Friday that the Commission on Elections decision to extend the deadline for filing the statement of contributions and expenditures (SOCE) for both winning and losing candidates during... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PDP-Laban to challenge ruling on SOCEDAVAO CITY, Philippines – Partymates of president-elect Rodrigo Duterte are poi
PDP-Laban to challenge ruling on SOCE
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Partymates of president-elect Rodrigo Duterte are poised to question before the Supreme Court a Commission on Elections (Comelec) ruling extending the deadline for the filing of Statements of Contributions and Expenditures... Read more
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