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National Printing Office Director Francisco Vales Jr says the agency entered into a joint venture agreement with a private firm to lease printers, before it signed a contract with the Commission on Elections
Comelec Commissioner Rowena Guanzon accuses the National Printing Office of unlawfully subcontracting the printing of voters' information sheets to a private printer
It involves lease agreements which reportedly caused resignations in 2016. NPO Director Francisco Vales Jr is held liable for the disallowance.
PCOO's funds in the national budget include those for attached agencies such as the Philippine Information Agency, RTVM, and the National Printing Office
It is his duty to first verify the accuracy of reports being fed to him before he discusses these publicly says former Palace Communications Secretary Sonny Coloma on his successor
Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista says this should quell fears about ballot printing after it was delayed at least 3 times
The Comelec vows to finish printing the ballots by April 25 the original deadline after ballot printing was delayed 3 times
The contracts for ballot printing and warehousing of vote counting machines are sealed while the contract for the transmission of election results is being finalized
Only UNA deployed representatives to monitor the ballot printing process 24 7
The NPO says only one political party consistently monitored ballot printing
UPDATED The National Printing Office finishes printing all 52 3 M ballots for May 13
I m hoping that they get their act together says PPCRV s Ana de Villa Singson referring to various firms in charge of poll preparations
How will around 500 people secure ballots – the heart of elections – for over 52 M Filipinos?
Comelec Chair Sixto Brillantes criticizes House Minority Leader Rep Danilo Suarez for spreading rumors on the printing of ballots for the 2013 polls
The National Printing Office allays fears of a widespread rejection of ballots in 2013 following reports of sample ballots rejected by PCOS machines