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Duterte appointee to lead Comelec as plebiscite looms

Oct 11, 2017 - 6:21 PM

Election watchdog Lente vows to keep close watch on Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista's replacement, President Rodrigo Duterte's first appointee in the poll body

CHIEF EXECUTIVE. President Rodrigo Duterte is set to appoint a new Comelec chairman after elections chief Andres Bautista resigned from office. Malacanang file photo

Experts mull PH federalism shift, improving electoral system

Jul 17, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Academics weighed the pros and cons of adopting a federal form of government and better representation in Congress

Philippine and US election demographics

May 01, 2016 - 6:00 PM

This piece will dive into specific voters’ demographics that could influence the outcome of these elections With the upcoming elections in both countries will voting blocs make a winner?

Philippine and US electoral systems on the line

Apr 09, 2016 - 6:05 PM

Both the US and the Philippines could be faced with serious questions about our respective electoral systems

Comelec defends 'unconstitutional' biometrics requirement

Jun 23, 2015 - 4:10 PM

Far Eastern University law school dean Mel Sta Maria says deactivation as punishment for non compliance is an overkill repulsive to participatory democracy

PHILIPPINE ELECTIONS. Filipinos cast their votes during the Philippines' second automated elections on May 13, 2013. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

CA confirms Comelec exec despite UNA tirades

Jun 10, 2015 - 6:52 PM

Initially criticized by the opposition party poll commissioner Rowena Guanzon says not even opposition senators blocked her confirmation

POLL COMMISSIONER. Comelec Commissioner Rowena Guanzon (right) has gotten the nod of the Commission on Appointments (CA). Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Holiday sought for 4.3M voters without biometrics

Jun 04, 2015 - 3:56 PM

The Comelec urges employers to give their employees a day off to register or update their voting records for the 2016 elections

PHILIPPINE ELECTIONS. Filipinos cast their votes during the Philippines' second automated elections on May 13, 2013. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Comelec stops purge of registered party-list groups

Feb 13, 2015 - 7:35 PM

The poll body however already cancelled the registration of 39 party list groups including Ang Ladlad and Pasang Masda

PARTY LIST. The Commission on Elections shortens its process of accrediting party-list groups for the 2016 elections. Graphic by Emil Mercado

Monsod recognized for PH electoral reforms

Oct 27, 2012 - 2:14 PM

Former Comelec Chair Christian Monsod to receive Joe C Baxter award for helping promote transparency in the Philippine electoral system

AES asks SC: Reverse ruling on purchase of PCOS machines

Jul 04, 2012 - 10:26 PM

Comelec s legal woes are not yet over

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