Comelec First Division - updates

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Comelec junks protest vs Makati Mayor Abby Binay

Sep 23, 2016 - 5:39 PM

The Comelec First Division says Romulo Kid Peña Jr did not indicate the particular precincts where voting machines wrongly scanned ballots

THANKING COMELEC. Makati City Mayor Abigail 'Abby' Binay Campos thanks the Commission on Elections for junking the 'sham' protest filed by her rival, Romulo 'Kid' Peña Jr, against her electoral victory. File photo by the Makati City government

Comelec commissioner explains vote in favor of Grace Poe

Dec 11, 2015 - 8:30 PM

Commissioner Christian Lim is the lone voice of dissent in the Comelec First Division which cancelled Senator Grace Poe s certificate of candidacy for president in the 2016 elections

DISSENTING OPINION. Comelec Commissioner Christian Lim votes to deny 3 petitions filed against presidential candidate Grace Poe. File photo from Comelec website

Poe: Campaign donors 'worried' over disqualification cases

Dec 11, 2015 - 3:07 PM

The senator however is confident that she still enjoys donors trust and confidence

FULL TEXT: Comelec First Division ruling vs Grace Poe

Dec 11, 2015 - 2:18 PM

Read the full text of the Comelec First Division ruling on the certificate of candidacy of Senator Grace Poe

SEN. GRACE POE/OCTOBER 29, 2015    Sen. Grace Poe speaks during Proclamation of Senatorial candidate at Club Filipino in San Juan City.    CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/ARNOLD ALMACEN

Grace Poe on COC battle: I haven't been knocked out

Dec 11, 2015 - 1:14 PM

Presidential candidate Grace Poe says the fight will still go on despite a new ruling against her candidacy

SEN. ESCUDERO & SEN. POE /OCTOBER 2, 2015 Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero and Sen.Grace Poe interview by local media at Almond Hotel in Butuan City. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/ARNOLD ALMACEN. Photo by Poe-Escudero Media Bureau

Poe not qualified? Let her run first, lawyer tells Comelec

Nov 25, 2015 - 4:27 PM

Grace Poe s lawyer George Garcia says the senator didn t intend to lie about her natural born status