Voter registration suspension extended to June 30

Credit to Author: William B. Depasupil| Date: Sat, 25 Apr 2020 07:51:36 +0000

THE Commission on Elections (Comelec)  has extended the suspension of voter registration and all voter registration activities until June 30 following the President’s order to extend the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) by another 15 days. Comelec Executive Director Bartolome Sinocruz, Jr. said  the nationwide extension was approved “in light of the extension of the implementation of the enhanced […]

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Guanzon to Cardema: ‘Study your case, get a good lawyer’

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:30:34 +0000

Guanzon to Cardema: ‘Study your case, get a good lawyer’

MANILA, Philippines — “A friendly advise to @RonaldCardema he should study his case and get good lawyer.” Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Rowena Guanzon tweeted this Saturday to National Youth Commission (NYC) Chairman Ronald Cardema who had accused her of asking favors in exchange for the approval of the Duterte Youth party-list’s accreditation. A friendly […]

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Cardema asks Duterte, SC for help vs Guanzon’s ‘extortion’

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 09:57:45 +0000

Cardema accuses Guanzon of 'playing victim' in death threats

MANILA, Philippines — Former National Youth Commission (NYC) chairman Ronald Cardema appealed to President Rodrigo Duterte and justices of the Supreme Court (SC) to look into the alleged extortion of Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Rowena Guanzon against him. “Humihingi kami ng tulong sa Pangulo. Kapag ganitong level na literally na durog na durog na […]

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Cardema accuses Guanzon of ‘playing victim’ in death threats

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 05:58:36 +0000

Cardema accuses Guanzon of 'playing victim' in death threats

MANILA, Philippines — Ronald Cardema accused on Saturday Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Rowena Guanzon of “playing the victim” in a death threat that is being blamed coming from the Duterte Youth. “Pinapalabas niya [Guanzon] na siya ang biktima. [Pero sa totoo] kami sa Duterte Youth ang biktima,” Cardema said. He also denied being behind the […]

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Comelec: More than 200k applied in 2nd week of voter registration

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:02:38 +0000

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MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said on Friday that it received more than 200,000 applications on the second week of the two-month voter registration period. Specifically, Comelec received 269,087 applications nationwide since it started the voter registration on August 1. Of the number, 159,126 applications come from first-time registrants, of which 36,649 […]

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100,000 voters list up in a week

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 21:20:57 +0000

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said on Friday that more than 100,000 Filipinos registered to be included in the list of voters, one of the highest turnouts on record.

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Guanzon: Comelec won’t proclaim Duterte Youth yet

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 05:31:57 +0000

The Commission on Elections will not yet issue the certificate of proclamation to Duterte Youth party-list pending petitions filed against its nominee, Ronald Cardema, Commissioner Rowena Guanzon said Wednesday.

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Comelec: 39 party-list groups receive certificates of proclamation

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 09:06:46 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — Thirty-nine party-list groups have received their certificates of proclamation (COPs) which is needed to occupy a seat

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Bayan Muna: Smartmatic should be ‘banned perpetually’

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sat, 01 Jun 2019 10:53:37 +0000

Bayan Muna: Smartmatic should be ‘banned perpetually’

MANILA, Philippines — Venezuelan-based firm Smartmatic should “not only be disqualified but perpetually banned” as the provider of the vote counting machines (VCMs) for the next automated elections, Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate of the Bayan Muna party-list group said on Saturday. “Instead of further indulging this anomaly of a corporation, the ‘Smartmatic virus’ should be […]

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