COMELEC Warns Candidates Who Violates Poll Guidelines on Campaign Materials

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) through COMELEC Chairman Andres Bautista warns candidates who will be caught violating the poll body’s guidelines on the posting of campaign materials in different parts of Metro Manila. A Memorandum of Agreement with the DPWH and the MMDA. COMELEC chairman Andres Bautista was present during the signing of memorandum of … Read more

Mall Voting May Save COMELEC Millions of Pesos in Budget

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) revealed to the media during an interview with various news media organization that the agency will spend less and save money if the plan to have mall-based voting in the 2016 national elections pushed through. According to COMELEC Chairman the savings can be realized because the poll body’s partner-malls are … Read more

COMELEC Can’t Stop Early Election Campaigns Due to a Supreme Court Ruling

The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) clarified to the Filipino public that they can’t stop early election campaigns staged by various politicians both running for local and national elections due to a Supreme Court Ruling. Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista, noted that premature campaigning is no longer in the stature book because of the Supreme Court’s decision … Read more

Former Mayor Rowena Guanzon Considered to Head the COMELEC

Former Cadiz City Mayor Rowena Guanzon is one of those who were being considered to head the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), after the former chairman Sixto Brillantes resigned from his post as the highest official of the Commission on Elections. According to some sources, the former mayor from Negros Occidental was identified with the lawyers … Read more

May 2013 Elections Live Coverage Results

The correspondents of Philippine News have already deployed their social media correspondents in the different parts of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao to report for the recent election related activities. Our media center will use the different social media accounts of our correspondent to bring us the latest news about the May 2013 Elections. Here’s our … Read more

Teachers Allowance for May 2013 Elections Reduced to P4,000

The Commission on Elections announced that the Public School Teachers who will be performing their duties in various Election precinct nationwide will be reduced to P4,000 from the previous P4,300. The COMELEC stated that the (–foul word(s) removed–)igned teachers to work during the May 2013 Elections will be receiving P3,000 for honorarium, P500 for transpotation … Read more