The Judicial and Bar Council has opened its search for applicants who will fill a vacant seat at the Court of Appeals (CA).
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Despite being the youngest member of the Commission on Elections (Comelec), Commissioner Sheriff Abas was able to stand firm on his principles earning the “respect” of his highly competent fellow commissioners.
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Malacañang has expressed confidence that Commission on Elections chairperson Sheriff Abas will be able to restore the public's trust in the poll body following the controversies involving his predecessor, Andres Bautista.
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The Commission on Elections (Comelec) welcomed the confirmation of Sheriff Abas as its new chairman.
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Solicitor General Jose Calida has been asked to urge the Supreme Court (SC) to declare as valid in the ongoing recount the ballots with at least 25-percent shaded ovals.
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A ranking member of the House of Representatives is urging the chamber to summon Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) undersecretary Martin Diño for him to disclose the names of the 100 congressmen he tagged as vote…
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Members of the official House minority bloc hit back at Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) undersecretary Martin Diño for claiming that around 100 congressmen are involved in vote buying, saying his statement is…
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Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Sunday called on the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and Philippine National Police (PNP) to arrest those involved in the buying of votes related to the local village and youth polls.
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President Rodrigo Duterte kept one-fourth of the money he received in the last stretch of the campaign season for the 2016 elections, he revealed Wednesday (May 9).
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The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has tapped TV host Boy Abunda in reminding the voters to be mindful of the ballots they will be using in the May 14 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) Elections.
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The camp of Vice President Leni Robredo on Friday (May 4) assured that her votes during the ongoing recount have not been reduced by 20,000.
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The drug list released by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) last week is not enough to disqualify the 207 barangay officials in it who have purported links to drugs, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said.
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Senator Joseph Victor "JV" Ejercito couldn't hide his disbelief at the lengths the Commission on Elections (Comelec) is supposedly going to overturn the victory of his mother, San Juan City Mayor Guia Gomez, in the 2016 elections.
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A lawmaker from the House of Representatives urged candidates for the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections next month to undergo a drug test and submit the results to the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
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Aspirants in the May 14 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections have until 5 p.m. Saturday to file their Certificate of Candidacy (COC), the Commission on Elections announced Friday.
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Vice President Leni Robredo said she is fighting to ensure that the voice of every Filipino voter counts in the ongoing proceedings at the Presidential Electoral Tribunal.
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A lawyer of former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo said Wednesday there was no legal basis for the Department of Justice (DOJ) circular, issued by then justice secretary and now detained Senator Leila de Lima, to bar her from leaving the…
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Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto said he would rather push for hybrid elections in 2019 than have Smartmatic as the supplier for the polls next year.
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The Commission on Elections (Comelec) will look into the allegations of former Senator Ferdinand Marcos, Jr., including the alleged wet ballots at the start of the recount proceedings in connection with his election protest against Vice…
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Partido Demokratiko Pilipino Lakas ng Bayan (PDP Laban) secretary-general and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Tuesday bared the ruling party’s line-up of senatorial candidates for the 2019 mid-term elections.
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Malacanang on Friday said nobody is "harassing" former President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III, not even his successor, President Rodrigo Duterte.
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Senator Tito Sotto joined former Senator Bongbong Marcos and 2016 vice presidential race loser in alleging that there were “queuing servers” during the previous elections which supposedly “tainted the outcome of the elections.”