barangay polls - updates

Rappler's latest stories on barangay polls


Duterte: Skipping barangay elections 'purely political'

May 15, 2018 - 8:54 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte says he wanted 'to erase the suspicion' from his candidate-friends on whether he voted for them in the barangay elections

'PURELY POLITICAL.' President Rodrigo Duterte says he skipped the barangay elections for 'purely political' reasons. Malacañang file photo

Pera’t kapangyarihan: 5 bagay na ipinagkakatiwala natin sa mga halal sa barangay

May 14, 2018 - 6:00 AM

Bago natin ihalal ang tambay na kapitbahay o ang bagitong ambisyoso sa Mayo 14, alamin muna kung gaano kalaking kapangyarihan at pondo ang ipagkakatiwala natin sa kanila

PAGHAHANDA. Nililinis ng mga tauhan ng treasurer’s office ng Quezon City Hall ang lumang ballot boxes na gagamitin sa barangay at Sangguniang Kabataan elections sa Lunes, Mayo 14, 2018, Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Funds and power: 5 things we entrust the barangay officials we elect

May 10, 2018 - 3:02 PM

Before we elect the neighborhood 'tambay' or the ambitious political startup on May 14, know how much funds and powers we're entrusting them with

PREPARATIONS. Personnel of the treasurer’s office of Quezon City Hall clean old ballot boxes that will be used for the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections on Monday, May 14, 2018, Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Winners proclaimed in 94% of barangays

Oct 29, 2013 - 5:09 PM

2nd UPDATE Most of the remaining 2 604 barangays are those which have not held elections on Monday and 1 207 barangays in Bohol and Zamboanga City where elections are postponed

Age doesn't matter – in elections

Oct 28, 2013 - 7:16 PM

The Comelec plans to assign special polling centers for senior citizens and PWDs for the 2016 elections

Trouble brewing in Bgy Bel-Air?

Oct 27, 2013 - 12:14 AM

Nene Lichauco of Bgy Bel Air in Makati City has served for 30 years as village chief but corruption charges haunt her

NPA rebels seize 6 candidates

Oct 25, 2013 - 12:10 PM

The incident proves that the NPA wants to influence the October 28 barangay elections says the military

READY FOR THE POLLS. Workers repaint old ballot boxes in preparation for the Oct. 28 barangay elections. File photo by Rappler/Raffy Taboy

Aquino: Justify postponing barangay polls

May 21, 2013 - 5:39 PM

The President asks the Comelec to give him a very good reason for supporting the proposal to postpone the barangay polls