MANILA – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) estimated the number of registered voters for the 2022 national elections to be around 62 to 63 million.
Malacañang expects Michael Braganza Peloton to perform his task as commissioner of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) with “professionalism and integrity.”
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Saturday reminded voter registration applicants to comply with strict health protocols more than a week ahead of the start of nationwide voter registration.
An official of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said the House of Representatives has to declare as vacant the position of Senior Citizens party-list Rep. Francisco “Jun” Datol Jr., who died on Monday.
The Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET) has unanimously dismissed the quo warranto petitions that seek to invalidate the candidacy of Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III during last year’s midterm elections.
Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Rowena Guanzon on Saturday (March 14) said the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) cannot impose a curfew while a lockdown is ongoing at the National Capital Region (NCR) due to the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) threat.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has set the hearing on the petition to cancel the registration of Duterte Youth party-list on December 18.
Former National Youth Commission (NYC) chairman Ronald Cardema faces a complaint before the Commission on Elections (Comelec) over allegations he and his party-list Duterte Youth misrepresented themselves as representatives of the youth sector.
Duterte Youth party-list nominee Ducielle Cardema cannot yet sit at the House of Representatives until the Commission on Elections (Comelec) issues a certificate of proclamation, said Comelec Commissioner Rowena Guanzon on Monday (Nov. 25).
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has proclaimed South Cotabato 1st District Representative Shirlyn Banas-Nograles following the directive of the Supreme Court (SC).
Former Commission on Elections (Comelec) official Lintang Bedol who has been involved in the “hello Garci” controversy has been ordered suspended by the Supreme Court (SC) from legal practice.
Deputy Speaker LRay Villafuerte is pushing a hybrid election system (HES) that calls for the manual voting and counting of ballots at the precinct level and the electronic transmission and canvassing of votes by the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
Groups seeking representation in the House of Representatives via the party-list system will no longer have to be registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said Thursday.
A member of the House of Representatives Electoral Tribunal (HRET) can’t hide his disappointment after the poll body’s decision to uphold the recent appointment former AA-Kasosyo Party-list nominee Mocha Uson as deputy executive director of the Overseas Workers Welfare Authority (OWWA).
The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) is expected to settle the dispute between two opposing factions of the Senior Citizens Party-list group by December, Commissioner Rowena Guanzon said.
An official of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said nominees of losing party-list groups should also be covered by the one-year ban on appointment in public office.
Commission on Elections (COMELEC) Rowena Guanzon is planning to sue disqualified Duterte Youth first nominee Ronald Cardema for multiple counts of libel in various courts across the country after accusing her of extorting money.
Commission on Elections (COMELEC) Commissioner Rowena Guanzon has once again poked fun at her nemesis, disqualified Duterte Youth nominee Ronald Cardema following the latter’s decision to withdraw his nomination from his party-list group.
House Deputy Speaker and 1Pacman Party-list Rep. Mikee Romero has poked fun at his embattled wedding godson, disqualified Duterte Youth Party-list first nominee Ronald Cardema after his nomination was cancelled due to overage.
Disqualified Duterte Youth Party-list first nominee Ronald Cardema may still be held liable for graft amidst his formal withdrawal to represent the pro-administration group in the House of Representatives, Party-list Cong. Arlene Brosas of Gabriela said.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Friday has set the plebiscite that will rename the province of Compostela Valley as Davao de Oro on December 7.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday assured that it would settle in due time liquidation reports on its expenses, which were flagged by the Commission on Audit (COA).
1Pacman Party-list Rep. Mikee Romero said former National Youth Commission (NYC) chair and disqualified Duterte Youth Party-list first nominee Ronald Caderma is not a bonafide member of the Party-list Coalition Foundation, Inc. (PCFI).
The Commission on Elections’ (Comelec) First Division has cancelled the nomination of former National Youth Commission (NYC) chairperson Ronald Gian Cardema as the first nominee of the Duterte Youth Party-List due to misrepresentation.