Election, Manila, News

Marcos seeks recount of votes in 20 areas

29 Jun , 2016  

MANILA, June 29 — A day before the formal oath taking into office of Vice-President-elect Leni Robredo, Senator Ferdinand “Bong Bong” Marcos, Jr. on Wednesday personally filed before the Supreme Court (SC), as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), his election protest against the outgoing 3rd District congresswoman of Camarines Sur. Marcos asked the PET to […]

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Election, Manila, Nation, News

SC junking petition vs. resolution on SOCE deadline extension happy news for Comelec

29 Jun , 2016  

MANILA — The Commission on Elections welcomed the ruling of the Supreme Court of the Philippines (SCOTP) denying the petition seeking to nullify the poll body’s resolution extending the deadline for the filing of the Statement of Contributions and Expenditures (SOCE). Commissioner Rowena Guanzon noted that the ruling is good for them since they will […]