Lawmakers accuse DND, AFP of electioneering

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 21:30:50 +0000

Lawmakers from the Makabayan bloc in the House of Representatives on Wednesday brought electioneering charges against the military

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Duterte attacks Roxas again, blames him for Mamasapano massacre

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 21:26:32 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte has blamed former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas for the deaths of 44 Special Action Force (SAF) troopers

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Duterte: I believe in God and I’m afraid of karma

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:12:41 +0000

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President Rodrigo Duterte said on Holy Wednesday that he believes in God and he fears karma. “I assure you, I believe in God. And I’m also afraid of karma,” he said in his speech at the PDP-Laban campaign rally in Batangas City.

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Comelec to poll bets: No camapaigning on Maundy Thursday, Good Friday

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:37:34 +0000

THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) reminded candidates in the coming midterm elections that campaigning was prohibited on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. Comelec spokesman James Jimenez also reiterated on Wednesday…READ

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Comelec: Holy Week campaigning poll offense

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 21:36:49 +0000

MANILA, Philippines–The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Tuesday reminded candidates in next month’s midterm polls to abstain from campaigning during Holy Week, particularly on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday.

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PNP wants narcopols, Red backers stripped of armed security

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 21:30:54 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — A month before the midterm elections, Gen. Oscar Albayalde, chief of the Philipine National Police (PNP), wants the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to remove the police and armed civilian escorts of politicians on President Rodrigo Duterte’s so-called narcolist and those suspected of supporting the communist insurgents.

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Duterte: Roxas wasted 44 lives for nothing in Mamasapano

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 19:47:29 +0000

Duterte: Roxas wasted 44 lives for nothing in Mamasapano

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte blames former Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II for the death of 44 commandos of the Special Action Force in Mamasapano, Maguindanao, in January 2015. “He wasted 44 lives for nothing. They could not even explain. Why were the police the ones who went when they were totally ignorant […]

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Voters urged: Pick bets who will keep Senate independent

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 16:04:03 +0000

Voters urged: Pick bets who will keep Senate independent

The Philippines needs an independent Senate that can say no to President Rodrigo Duterte when he asks Congress to convert itself into a Constituent Assembly to revise the Constitution, according to Joseph Francia, one of the convenors of the People’s Choice Movement (PCM).

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Sara Duterte proclaims rival candidates in Davao del Sur as HnP bets

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:19:11 +0000

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte proclaimed rival candidates for mayor in Digos City and Sta. Cruz town in Davao del Sur as HnP bets on Tuesday.

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