SWS: Fewer vote-buying, other poll-related irregularities in 2019 polls | Inquirer News

Reference: Hallare, K. (2019, September 11). SWS: Fewer vote-buying, other poll-related irregularities in 2019 polls. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 11, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1163479/sws-fewer-vote-buying-other-poll-related-irregularities-in-2019-polls SWS: Fewer vote-buying, other poll-related irregularities in 2019 polls By: Katrina Hallare – @KHallareINQ INQUIRER.net / 04:53 PM September 11, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Fewer Filipinos claimed they personally engaged in vote-buying and … Continue reading

Binay seeks ouster of ‘Kid’ Peña | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. & Lagusad, R. (2019, July 17). Binay seeks ouster of ‘Kid’ Peña. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/binay-seeks-ouster-%E2%80%98kid%E2%80%99-pe%C3%B1a Binay seeks ouster of ‘Kid’ Peña BY WENDELL VIGILIA and ROD LAGUSAD – July 17, 2019 FORMER Vice President Jejomar Binay yesterday accused Rep. Romulo “Kid” Peña of vote-buying and of manipulating … Continue reading

Comelec stalls | Daily Tribune

Reference: Lolo, R. (2019, May 19). Comelec stalls. Daily Tribune. Retrieved May 20, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/05/19/comelec-stalls/ Comelec stalls BY RAYMART LOLO, DT ON MAY 19, 2019 The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is expected to receive serious flak after it deferred the proclamation of winners in the senatorial race and the partylist voting, saying that it … Continue reading

Sotto sees no reason to doubt the results of the 2019 elections | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Terrazola, V. (2019, May 16). Sotto sees no reason to doubt the results of the 2019 elections. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 16, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/05/16/sotto-sees-no-reason-to-doubt-the-results-of-the-2019-elections/ Sotto sees no reason to doubt the results of the 2019 elections By Vanne Elaine Terrazola, MB ON MAY 16, 2019 Despite glitches and delays in the voting process, Senate … Continue reading

Namfrel to Comelec: Transmit 1 million votes | Philstar.com

Reference:Marcelo, E. (2019, May 16). Namfrel to Comelec: Transmit 1 million votes. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 16, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/16/1918264/namfrel-comelec-transmit-1-million-votes Namfrel to Comelec: Transmit 1 million votesElizabeth Marcelo (philstar.com) – May 16, 2019  MANILA, Philippines — Poll watchdog National Citizens’ Movement for Free Elections (Namfrel) has called on the Commission on Elections (Comelec) “to exert … Continue reading

Comelec willing to open transparency server logs | Philstar.com

Reference:Macairan, E. & Crisostomo, S. (2019, May 16). Comelec willing to open transparency server logs. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 16, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/16/1918261/comelec-willing-open-transparency-server-logs Comelec willing to open transparency server logsEvelyn Macairan, Sheila Crisostomo (philstar.com) – May 16, 2019  MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is willing to open the logs of the transparency server at … Continue reading

Senate sets June 4 probe for election glitches | Philstar.com

Reference:Flores, H. (2019, May 16). Senate sets June 4 probe for election glitches. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 16, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/16/1918256/senate-sets-june-4-probe-election-glitches Senate sets June 4 probe for election glitchesHelen Flores (philstar.com) – May 16, 2019  MANILA, Philippines — The joint congressional oversight committee on the automated elections system will conduct a hearing on June 4 … Continue reading

Software glitch delays vote count | Daily Tribune

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, May 15). Software glitch delays vote count. Daily Tribune. Retrieved May 15, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/05/15/software-glitch-delays-vote-count/ Software glitch delays vote count BY ELMER M. MANUEL, DT ON MAY 15, 2019 The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Tuesday admitted to the technical errors during Monday’s collation of election returns, which resulted in the … Continue reading

‘Problematic but successful’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Crisostomo, S. (2019, May 14). ‘Problematic but successful’. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 14, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/14/1917703/problematic-successful ‘Problematic but successful’ (philstar.com) – May 14, 2019  Comelec: 400 to 600 VCMs malfunctioned MANILA, Philippines — There were some problems including malfunctioning vote-counting machines (VCMs), but the midterm elections yesterday were “generally successful,” according to the Commission … Continue reading

11-1 for DU30 | Daily Tribune

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, May 14). 11-1 for DU30. Daily Tribune. Retrieved May 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/05/14/11-1-for-du30/ 11-1 for DU30 BY MARIO J. MALLARI, DT ON MAY 14, 2019 Eight senatorial candidates backed by President Rodrigo Duterte landed in the Magic 12 of the initial partial and unofficial results of yesterday’s midterm election, which proved to … Continue reading

Busted VCM bug voters | Daily Tribune

Reference: Lolo, R. (2019, May 14). Busted VCM bug voters. Daily Tribune. Retrieved May 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/05/14/busted-vcm-bug-voters/ Busted VCM bug voters BY RAYMART LOLO, DT ON MAY 14, 2019 Around 600 out of the 85,000 vote counting machines (VCM) of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) malfunctioned yesterday causing delays in actual voting.

Hugpong stump starts campaigns | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 12). Hugpong stump starts campaigns. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/12/hugpong-stump-starts-campaigns/ Hugpong stump starts campaigns By Mario J. Mallari – February 12, 2019 12:21 AM The campaign period for the senatorial race in the midterm elections starts today with candidates supported by Davao City … Continue reading

Namfrel: Comelec to spend more maintenance cost on VCMs

Reference: Naval, G. (2018, February 05). Namfrel: Comelec to spend more maintenance cost on VCMs. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 5, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/namfrel-comelec-spend-more-maintenance-cost-vcms Namfrel: Comelec to spend more maintenance cost on VCMs By GERARD NAVAL February 05, 2018 THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) would be saving more taxpayers’ money by leasing the 97,517 vote-counting … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Leni camp: Marcos should pay P2-B Comelec expenses

Reference: Tribune, Wires., Leonen, J. & Rocamora, J. (2017, June 21). Leni camp: Marcos should pay P2-B Comelec expenses. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 3, 2017 from www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/leni-camp-marcos-should-pay-p2-b-comelec-expenses  Leni camp: Marcos should pay P2-B Comelec expenses Written by  Tribune Wires Wednesday, 21 June 2017 Vice President Leni Robredo’s camp yesterday insisted … Continue reading

CTA orders Comelec to pay P30.6M | Inquirer News

WITHHOLDING TAX CTA orders Comelec to pay P30.6M | Inquirer News By: Vince F. Nonato – Reporter / @VinceNonatoINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 01:02 AM January 16, 2017 Source: Nonato, V. F. (2017, January 16). CTA orders Comelec to pay P30.6M. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved January 16, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/862492/cta-orders-comelec-to-pay-p30-6m The Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) has affirmed … Continue reading

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