Otso Diretso’s defeat in polls ‘not a total loss’ — Robredo

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 09 Jun 2019 04:22:34 +0000

Otso Diretso's defeat in polls ‘not a total loss' — Robredo

Vice President Leni Robredo described the defeat of the Otso Diretso senatorial candidates in the midterm polls as “not a total loss.”

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Audit results differ from Duterte rant vs automated polls

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:30:48 +0000

Comelec to conduct separate assessment of replaced VCMs

The committee that conducted a random manual audit of results of the last elections reported a nearly 100 percent accuracy rate of vote counting machines (VCMs) used in the May voting.

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Palace: May 13 polls ‘credible’ despite Duterte’s wish to junk Smartmatic

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Fri, 31 May 2019 08:17:05 +0000

Palace: May 13 polls 'credible' despite Duterte's wish to junk Smartmatic

Malacañang said Friday that the May 13 midterm election was credible despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s remarks that he wanted the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to stop using Smartmatic.

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Losing Indonesian candidate challenges election in court

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 16:17:23 +0000

JAKARTA, Indonesia  – The defeated candidate in Indonesia’s presidential election filed a challenge Friday against the result in the country’s top court just days after seven people died in rioting by his supporters in the capital.

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Akbayan Youth to Comelec: ‘How is Cardema eligible to represent youth sector?’

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 08:34:57 +0000

Akbayan Youth to Comelec: ‘How is Cardema eligible to represent youth sector?’

Akbayan Youth has questioned before the Comelec how can ex-NYC chair Ronald Cardema be eligible to represent the youth sector in Congress.

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Protesters clash with Indonesian police after election loss

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 22 May 2019 01:48:44 +0000

Protesters clash with Indonesian police after election loss

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Supporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces and set fire to a police dormitory and vehicles in the Indonesian capital on Wednesday after the release of official election results.

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‘Deep inside I know I won’ – JV Ejercito

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 20 May 2019 12:44:14 +0000

‘Deep inside I know I won’ – JV Ejercito

Deep down inside, JV Ejercito knows he won, and the deluge of people’s manifestation of support to him has wiped out any hint of bitterness or downheartedness on the senator.

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Cardema: ‘Filipinos don’t like NPA-allied congressmen anymore’

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 20 May 2019 10:15:56 +0000

Cardema: 'Filipinos don’t like NPA-allied congressmen anymore'

NYC chairman Ronald Cardema has hit back at detractors for carping against his petition to substitute as first nominee of Duterte Youth party-list.

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NBOC resumes canvassing of votes from midterm elections

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 19 May 2019 06:11:52 +0000

The Commission on Elections (Comelec), sitting as the National Board of Canvassing (NBOC), resumed on Sunday afternoon its session to canvass votes in the recently concluded midterm polls.

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