midterm elections

midterm elections

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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Left-leaning party-list groups lose hold in 2019 polls

Philippines Politics
By Christine Cudis, PNA MANILA — Left-leaning groups that once dominated the party-list race fall back in the 2019 mid-term polls, giving way to the Tulfo brothers-backed Anti-Crime and ...
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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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Martial law played key role in securing Mindanao polls: AFP

Peace Philippines Politics
By Priam Nepomuceno, PNA MANILA — Martial Law in Mindanao proved a vital factor in ensuring the relatively peaceful conduct of Monday’s mid-term elections in the island. “In Mindanao ...
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