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ABS-CBN News – Bongbong Marcos eyes political comeback, national post in 2022: spokesman

By ABS-CBN News MANILA – Years after he was beaten in the vice-presidential race in 2016, former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. will be running for another national position in

Philippine News Agency – PET asks Comelec, SolGen to give side on 2016 VP race row

By Benjamin Pulta | Philippine News Agency MANILA – The Supreme Court (SC), acting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), has directed the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and the Office

Rappler – Supreme Court moves in VP protest, Comelec to weigh in on Mindanao votes

By LIAN BUAN | Rappler MANILA, PHILIPPINES The Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) will weigh in on legalities of annulment of election scenarios The Supreme Court (SC) sitting as

GMA News Online – Belmonte ‘disappointed’ over SC ‘failure’ to decide on VP electoral protest with finality

By ERWIN COLCOL | GMA News Online Quezon City Representative Kit Belmonte on Wednesday expressed disappointment over what he described as the “failure” of the Supreme Court, acting as Presidential

Manila Bulletin – Solon urges PET to rule on Robredo-Marcos election case

By Charissa Luci-Atienza | Manila Bulletin Quezon City 6th District Rep. Jose Christopher “Kit” Belmonte has reminded the Supreme Court not to let itself be influenced by the “powerful few”,

The Philippine Star – Bongbong Marcos’ poll protest vs Leni Robredo

By The Philippine Star 1 day ago The Liberal Party, of which Vice President Leni Robredo is chair, says it hopes the Supreme Court will finally decide on former Sen.

PTV News – PET requests COMELEC, OSG comment on Marcos’ filed poll protest

By PTV News The Supreme Court is asking the COMELEC to comment on the request of former Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. to nullify the 2016 elections in Lanao Del

DWIZ 882 – COMELEC, OSG PINAGKOKOMENTO NG PET KAUGNAY SA ELECTORAL PROTEST NI DATING SENADOR MARCOS

By Ashley Jose | DWIZ 882 Welcome sa kampo ni Vice President Leni Robredo ang pinakahuling kautusan ng Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET) hinggil electoral protest ni dating Senador Bong-Bong Marcos.

Radyo Agila – Kampo ni dating Sen. Bongbong Marcos, nababahala na maging “moot and academic” ang kanilang election protest dahil sa nalalapit na ang 2022 Elections

By Radyo Agila Posibleng maging moot and academic na lang ang inihaing election protest ni dating Senador Bongbong Marcos laban kay Vice President Leni Robredo. Ito ang inihayag ng tagapagsalita

Brigada – Solon: VP Leni, talagang nanalo sa vice-presidential race

By MHEL PACIA | Brigada Dismayado si Quezon City 6th Dist. Rep. Jose Christopher “Kit” Belmonte dahil sa kabiguan ng Supreme Court (SC) na desisyunan with finality ang electoral protest

Business World – Poll body ordered to comment on Marcos plea to void results in three provinces

By Business World THE SUPREME Court has ordered Election officials to answer a plea by losing vice presidential candidate Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr. to void election results in three Mindanao

Panay News – 2022 NATIONAL ELECTIONS; Marcos ‘concerned’ of possible 3-day polls

By Adrian Stewart Co | Panay News MANILA – The Commission on Elections’ (Comelec) plan for a three-day 2022 national elections may lead to more manipulation or vote-rigging, Senator Imee

Politiko – Enrile warns vs usurper: Only Vice President takes over when presidency becomes vacant

By Politiko Only the country’s vice president can assume the presidency if it suddenly becomes vacant, according to former Senator Juan Ponce Enrile. In his latest post on Facebook, Enrile

Inquirer.net – Opposition to postponement of 2022 polls mounts

By Nestor Corrales | Inquirer.net MANILA, Philippines — Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on Saturday rejected the proposal to postpone the 2022 presidential elections due to the coronavirus pandemic “It should

ABS-CBN News – Angara seeks early voting for seniors, PWDs in 2022

By ABS-CBN News MANILA— Sen. Sonny Angara has sought early voting in the 2022 national elections for roughly 10 million senior citizens and persons with disabilities (PWDs) to encourage a

Manila Bulletin – Arroyo not behind call for postponement of elections

By Ben Rosario | Manila Bulletin In the middle of the intense debates on the reported proposal to cancel the 2022 presidential and local elections surfaced one questions that requires immediate

SunStar – Namfrel rejects ‘no-el’ calls

By SunStar THE National Movement for Free Elections (Namfrel) added Saturday, September 26, its voice to those opposing the proposal of Pampanga Representative Mikey Arroyo for the Commission on Elections

GMA News Online – 3-day elections may lead to more cheating –Imee Marcos

By JOAHNA LEI CASILAO | GMA News Online Senator Imee Marcos on Saturday said that holding the 2022 elections for three days may lead to more election manipulation or vote-rigging.

Politiko – ‘Di pa rin maka-move on kay Bongbong! Imee Marcos wants Smartmatic replaced as poll tech provider

By Politiko Senator Imee Marcos wants another company to provide the technology for the 2022 elections instead of the Argentinian firm Smartmatic. In a radio interview Saturday (September 26), Marcos

The Manila Times – Palace rejects proposal to postpone 2022 polls

By Catherine S. Valente | The Manila Times Malacañang on Friday rejected a lawmaker’s proposal to postpone the 2022 elections, saying the Constitution must be upheld. During House budget deliberations