Harlin Abayon has protested Congress' failure to include his name in the roll call during the official canvassing of votes. Here's the reason for the mixup.
Rappler #PHVote's 'The Leader I Want' series features the stand of Diosdado Valeroso on key issues that senatorial bets will address in a debate on Friday, April 22
'We're stuck with superficial things that shouldn't really matter on election day,' former Comelec Commissioner Gregorio Larrazabal says
Which candidates are Facebook users talking about? What issues do they care about the most?
(UPDATED) In a decision promulgated January 26, the Comelec First Division also orders Vice Mayor Engelbert Caronan installed as chief executive
But House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr is still 'studying' whether to swear in Lord Allan Velasco to replace his (Belmonte's) party mate Regina Ongsiako Reyes
For the second time, the High Court orders Speaker Belmonte to swear in Lord Allan Velasco as representative of Marinduque, to replace Regina Ongsiako Reyes
Poe says she's confident the Supreme Court will be give her a favorable ruling.
Has a narrow view of nationalism taken over the discussions surrounding the upcoming elections?
Liberal Party vice presidential candidate Leni Robredo says she will again rely on word-of-mouth campaigning through the help of local communities, which was key to her successful congressional bid in 2013
Rogelio Caballero, who was mayor of Uyugan, Batanes in 2013 but was disqualified due to residency issues, will now run as provincial board member under UNA
'Kung hindi sila pumunta sa mga debateng ito ay mensahe na rin,' Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista says, referring to presidential bets for 2016
We asked Twitter users about Grace Poe's candidacy woes, and here's what they had to say
The Supreme Court junks the petition filed by political party Bangon Pilipinas, which sought to nullify the proclamations of the 12 senators in the 2013 polls
President Benigno Aquino III's speech endorsing Interior Secretary Manuel 'Mar' Roxas II as his preferred successor
A total of 59 electoral cases are pending at the Commission on Elections and the House of Representatives Electoral Tribunal
A Pew Research survey finds that Filipinos see the US more favorably than Americans do. Tell us your thoughts on this by tweeting using #BalikBayan or commenting in the live blog
The poll body reaffirms its earlier decision that the city board of canvassers was illegally constituted
If we want an efficient voting system, says Senator Koko Pimentel, it will be dependent on a good, reliable, trustworthy voters' list
The chairman of the Senate committee on electoral reforms doesn't want anymore of the flaws that were used in sabotage and cheating
Depending on which technology and machines the Comelec will choose for the 2016 elections, they will cost anywhere from P6.91 billion to P60 billion
One of the factions of the organization has filed before the Supreme Court a motion to cite in Comelec contempt
Four representatives and 25 local officials, whom the poll body sought to remove for failing to report campaign expenses, turn out to have submitted documents
The tie between Roel Pacquiao and Ma. Lourdes Casabuena in the ABC elections is broken by a flipping of the coin. Now he's ex-officio city councilor in GenSan.
Lawyer says a recent Comelec resolution provides 'no more basis to cite' the original grounds for removing elective officials over SOCE deficiencies
Can elected officials be removed for failing to file campaign spending reports? A seasoned election lawyer says Comelec has jurisdiction over them only in relation to 'pending cases or petitions prior to election'
(4th UPDATE) Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr says these officials failed to submit their Statement of Election Contributions and Expenditures. 169 of them come from the ruling Liberal Party.
Super Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan in numbers and images, one month after it hit
The court says Comelec 'abused its discretion in cancelling the registration of Abang Lingkod,' which had joined in 2010 and got enough votes in 2013
It was a tight race, with Felix William "Wimpy" Fuentebella winning against the former actor by just 2,205 votes. Both allege vote buying.
While his brothers and sister-in-law win in the recent barangay elections, some of his allies have lost
How polls were conducted in special precincts for 'vulnerable sectors' will be Comelec's benchcmark for the implementation of RA 10366 in 2016
His brothers Rogelio and Bobby Pacquiao have been elected barangay councilors, while sister-in-law Lorelei has been re-elected barangay chairperson
Comelec discovers the newest way to cheat in manual elections – voters present to vote buyers photos of themselves with their accomplished ballots
The barangays are identified as priority areas in relation to the barangay elections Monday, October 28
Comelec identifies 4 SM malls as accessible polling centers for persons with disabilities and senior citizens
Before we elect the neighborhood 'tambay' or the ambitious political startup on October 28, know how much funds and powers we're entrusting them with
Alrusdi Jainul was forcibly taken by 6 armed men at around 10 am, October 27
Nene Lichauco of Bgy Bel-Air in Makati City has served for 30 years as village chief but corruption charges haunt her
The rebel group captures 5 barangay election candidates in Loreto, Agusan del Sur
Of the 127 barangays considered as election areas of concern, 33 barangays are classified as areas of 'immediate concern'
Deputizing the PNP, AFP, and public school teachers for the exercise require P500M, but Comelec only has P100M available. Still, the village polls is a go.
The PNP says the 20 incidents so far where these victims were involved are lower in number compared to past barangay elections
The Supreme Court has dismissed the cases involving two Liberal Party neophytes who are fighting for their House seats
Re-elected Mayor Benedict Calderon of Roxas, Isabela, is the fourth local official to be disqualified by Comelec in 3 weeks. He is a member of the Nationalist People's Coalition.
Comelec says 4 juice boxes containing P692,000 were presented as evidence to prove Mayor Alfredo Gemera and Councilor Rogelio Santos Jr's involvement
The new date for the SK polls will be set between October 28, 2014 and February 23, 2015, as determined by the Commission on Elections (Comelec). There will also be no holdover for the current SK officials
The Comelec chairman also says the poll body will come out with its own full post-mortem report within the next two weeks
The splinter group admits attacking soldiers but not civilians