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DILG orders barangays to submit report of SK expenditures for last year, sets March 15 deadline

Posted on: February 16th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — As preparation for the upcoming village and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections on the 14th of May. The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has reminded all...

Comelec fund for barangay election preps down to P5-B

Posted on: February 13th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Commission on Elections (Comelec) Spokesperson James Jimenez admitted in the program Get It Straight with Daniel Razon that the agency now has only five billion pesos budget...

Senate orders arrest of ex-poll chief Andres Bautista over hidden wealth

Posted on: February 13th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Senate Committee on Banks, Financial Institutions and Currencies decides to cite in contempt former Commission on Elections (Comelec) chairman Andres Bautista. “Directing that the chairman be arrested and...

Brgy, SK elections to push through in May

Posted on: February 7th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) assure that the long overdue barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections will...

Probe vs ex-PNoy, et al, on alleged election ban violation relative to Dengvaxia already in Comelec’s hands — Malacañang

Posted on: February 6th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines —  Malacañang has distanced itself from the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) as it filed, before the Commission on Elections (Comelec), violation of the Omnibus Election Code complaint...

Comm. Pareño to be appointed as next acting Comelec chair

Posted on: February 2nd, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Commissioner Al Pareño will become the next acting chairman of the Commission on Elections (Comelec). Pareño will replace Commissioner Christian Robert Lim who is set to retire...

Comelec, PET should probe Marcos’ claim of questionable ballot images – Robredo lawyer

Posted on: January 31st, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Former Senator Bongbong Marcos’ claim of a massive cheating in the 2016 elections is highly ridiculous, said the legal counsel of Vice President Leni Robredo. On Monday,...

Senate issues subpoena vs. ex-poll chief Andy Bautista

Posted on: January 24th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Senate Committee on Banks, Financial Institutions and Currencies issued a subpoena against former Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Andres Bautista. This was due to Bautista’s failure...

San Juan City Mayor Guia Gomez, determined to finish term until 2019

Posted on: January 11th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – San Juan City Mayor Guia Gomez finally breaks her silence on the recall petition filed against her and approved by the Commission on Election or Comelec. Mayor...

Former Senator Bongbong Marcos does not intend to run in the 2019 elections

Posted on: January 10th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr. has no plans of returning to the Senate. The former Senator said he wants to focus first on the electoral protest he filed...