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The Manila Times – In pursuit of transparency in the vote counting

By Lito Averia | The Manila Times CALLS for manual elections were once again highlighted just last week, although at a smaller election event. Controversies arose as the Philippine Councilors’

The Philippine Star – Once more we must remove Smartmatic

By Valeriano Avila | The Philippine Star Unfortunately, I failed to read this news from PDI dated last May 30, 2019 when President Rodrigo Duterte was visiting Japan and told

GMA News Online – Imee wants hybrid election systems presented at Senate hearing

By Dona Magsino | GMA News Online Senator Imee Marcos is looking to test available hybrid election systems as she continued her push for a part-manual, part-automated elections in 2022.

Remate Online – Smarmatic papalitan na ng COMELEC

By Ernie Reyes | Remate Online Manila, Philippines – Malapit nang magwakas ang “paghahari” ng Smartmatic tuwing halalan dahil nakatakda nang gumamit ang Commission on Elections (Comelec) ng hybrid election

Daily Tribune – DILG explains PCL polls failure

By Paula Antolin | Daily Tribune Delays attributed to the failure of the contracted systems provider to deliver a fully functioning automated election system led to the failure of elections

The Philippine Star – Comelec cancels Singapore, ME voting app test due to COVID-19

By Sheila Crisostomo | The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines — Amid the threat of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Commission on Elections (Comelec) has decided to cancel testing of its

The Manila Times – Marcos prods SC: Act on poll protest

By Jomar Canlas | The Manila Times Former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. has asked the Supreme Court (SC) to immediately resolve his election protest, along with all pending incidents to

The Manila Times – Tandem voting

By Ma. Lourdes Tiquia | The Manila Times TANDEM voting is supposed to be the way to go in 2022 but to enforce this, the Constitution has to undergo an – Comelec OKs test run of mobile voting app

By Tina G. Santos | MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has identified the countries where the test run of the overseas mobile voting application will be

The Philippine Star – Comelec eyes 2 million Pinoy voters overseas

By Mayen Jaymalin | The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is hoping to attract two million Filipinos overseas to register and vote in the May