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Negative campaign vs. PRRD backfired at Otso Diretso: analyst

Andre Gabriel Custodio Esteban, an 11-year-old Filipino boy from Fresno, California, wrote a letter to President Duterte, shared by his mother on Facebook.
Philippines Politics
By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora, PNA MANILA — The jabs of the opposition bloc Otso Diretso against President Rodrigo Duterte have only benefitted the administration’s senatorial bets after its ...
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No proclamation yet of winning senators, party-lists on Sunday

Philippines Politics
By Ferdinand Patinio, PNA MANILA — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) will proclaim the winners of the senatorial and party-list elections in a single day but not on Sunday. ...
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73 out of 167 COCs canvassed as of Wednesday: Comelec

Philippines
By Ferdinand Patinio, PNA MANILA — Two days after the mid-term polls, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC) has canvassed over 70 ...
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Admin Senate bets top ‘magic 12’ in partial, official tally

Philippines Politics
By Ferdinand Patinio, PNA MANILA — Majority of the administration’s senatorial candidates dominate the top 12 of the senatorial race in the just-concluded mid-term elections on Monday. The figure ...
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Final testing of VCMs finds 0.4% of cards corrupted

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The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said on Friday that their Final Testing and Sealing (FTS) of the vote counting machines ((VCMs) to be used on the May 13 ...
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Davao cops to implement ‘no backpack’ policy on election day

Peace Philippines
By Rhoda Grace Saron, PNA DAVAO CITY — The Davao City Police Office (DCPO) will strictly implement the “No Backpack” policy on election day, May 13. “The Comelec has ...
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Comelec cancels Edu Manzano’s candidacy over citizenship issues

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Actor Edu Manzano’s congress dreams have been dashed away by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) who decided on Monday to cancel his Certificate of Candidacy (COC). The 15-page ...
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Gun ban violators now at 4.7K: PNP

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By Christopher Lloyd Caliwan, PNA MANILA — More than 4,700 persons have been apprehended since the start of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) gun ban on January 13, the ...
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Accused Albay town mayor needs to consent to nomination withdrawal: COMELEC

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A former election commissioner has said that the rules need Daraga town mayor Carlwyn Baldo to consent to his nomination’s withdrawal, despite his political party rescinding their support. ...
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Comelec allots P160-M for mid-term election poll supplies

News Philippines
As the May 2019 mid-term elections approach, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) has earmarked P160-M in funding to prepare the appropriate supplies for the polls. 13 items have ...
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