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Manila Bulletin – Comelec extends voter registration on Saturdays starting Feb. 20

By Analou De Vera | Manila Bulletin The Commission on Elections (Comelec) announced that starting Feb. 20, voter registration will be conducted on Saturdays to encourage more registrants for the

The Philippine Star – Online voting experiment sa OFWs, ikakasa ng Comelec

By Danilo Garcia | The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines — Magsasagawa ng pag-aaral ang Commission on Elections (Comelec) para sa ‘online voting’ sa mga overseas Filipino workers upang malaman kung

Bombo Radyo Philippines – Online voting experiment para sa mga OFWs, isasagawa ng Comelec

By Bombo Bam Orpilla | Bombo Radyo Philippines Magsasagawa umano ang Commission on Elections (Comelec) ng isang “online voting experiment” para sa mga overseas Filipino workers (OFW) sa susunod na

DZAR 1026 – Voting system sa 2022 elections, ibalik sa manual– Bongbong Marcos

By Melrose Manuel | DZAR 1026 Gawing manual ang botohan at vote counting ngayong 2022 elections. Ito ang ipinanukala ni Former Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. sa panayam ng sonshine

Politiko – BBM urges public to register to vote: ‘Huwag palampasin ang pagkakataon’

By Politiko Former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. called on those who haven’t registered to vote to already do so. The Ilocano politiko made the call in a Facebook post

Philippine News Agency – Comelec-12 to conduct offsite voter’s registration

By Allen Estabillo | Philippine News Agency GENERAL SANTOS CITY – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Region 12 (Soccsksargen) will set up satellite voter registration activities in selected barangays

Abante tnt – Comelec praktis ng online voting sa mga OFW

By IS | Abante tnt Magsasagawa ng “online voting experiment” sa mga OFW ang Commission on Elections (Comelec). Sinabi ni Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez, na ito ay upang makita kung

Manila Standard – 2022 bets will take their poll agenda to social media

By Erwin Tulfo | Manila Standard “The continuing pandemic is changing the different aspects of our personal and social life.” At least 15 months to go until the May 2022

Inquirer.net – Comelec eyes more machines for 2022 elections

By Dona Z. Pazzibugan | Inquirer.net MANILA, Philippines — More than 15 months before the May 9, 2022, elections, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) plans to buy more vote-counting machines

The Manila Times – SC resets deliberations on Marcos poll protest

By Jomar Canlas | The Manila Times The Supreme Court has rescheduled deliberations on the 2016 election protest of former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. The Manila Times has learned

Manila Bulletin – House official bats for synchronized Chacha plesbiscite, presidential elections in 2022

By Ben Rosario | Manila Bulletin One of the principal proponents of the Charter change bid in the House of Representatives aired the possibility of synchronizing the plebiscite for the

Manila Bulletin – Comelec issues rules on party-list nominee substitution in May 2022 polls

By Leslie Ann Aquino | Manila Bulletin The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has set the deadline on substitution of party-list nominees by reason of withdrawal on Nov. 15, 2021 for

The Manila Times – Comelec sets some new rules on party-list elections

By William B. Depasupil | The Manila Times THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) has begun preparations for next year’s national and local elections, starting with some changes on the conduct

Manila Bulletin – Comelec eyes use of more VCMs in the May 2022 polls

By Leslie Ann Aquino | Manila Bulletin The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is planning to increase the number of vote counting machines (VCMs) that will be used in the May

Politiko – Lalim ng hugot? BBM says proper vote count to happen under hybrid polls

By Politiko Another selling point for the proposed hybrid elections? Every vote would be counted, according to former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. The Ilocano politiko made the statement as

The Manila Times – Defying President Duterte’s call for honest polls

By Ricardo Saludo | The Manila Times BEFORE the headline topic, a comment about another leader and her election issues. Former presidents Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, Joseph Estrada and Donald Trump

The Manila Times – Who cares about supporting transparency to win?

By Nelson Celis | The Manila Times Last of 4 parts This fourth and final part on election transparency presents the last nine of the 13 options for election systems

The Manila Times – Comelec eyes online campaigning for 2022

By William B. Depasupil | The Manila Times With the undiminished threat of Covid-19, the government may ban face-to-face campaigning for the elections next year. The Commission on Elections (Comelec)

Manila Standard – 7 million deactivated from voters’ list for 2022 polls

By Vito Barcelo and Macon Ramos-Araneta | Manila Standard At least 7 million voters were deactivated by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) ahead of the 2022 national elections due to

DZVV 603 KHZ Bombo Radyo Vigan – Dati a senador Bongbong Marcos, mangnamnama a rumuar ti resulta iti election protest-na sakbay ti filing iti COC

By Bombo Jaycesheryl Paet | DZVV 603 KHZ Bombo Radyo Vigan VIGAN CITY – Mangnamnama ni dati a Senador Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr. nga addanton iti resulta iti election protest-na