partylist groups - updates

Rappler's latest stories on partylist groups


Abono's smuggling claim 'inaccurate' - biz group

Apr 18, 2013 - 5:47 PM

The Federation of Philippine Industries debunks allegations made by partylist group Abono that billions of pesos are lost to smuggling each year

DEBUNKED. A business group said that Abono's claim that billions in duties are lost due to smuggling is "inaccurate, if not misleading." Photo from BOC's website

Comelec might drop 3 groups from party list

Mar 11, 2013 - 12:55 PM

These groups are set to attend a hearing on Friday for the possible cancellation of their accreditation

Kabataan partylist to Comelec: We removed posters

Feb 25, 2013 - 9:25 PM

Kabataan partylist group says it submitted its formal letter of compliance to the Comelec

WE COMPLIED. Kabataan partylist group told Comelec it has removed its illegal posters.

SC upholds Comelec disqualification of KABAKA

Dec 20, 2012 - 12:59 PM

The Supreme Court junks the petition of KABAKA questioning its disqualification from the 2013 party list race

SC sides with Comelec. The High Court said Comelec did not commit grave abuse of discretion in disqualifying the partylist group Kabaka.

SC stops Comelec from disqualifying 3 more party-list groups

Nov 22, 2012 - 7:39 PM

The SC says 3 other party list groups are covered by its status quo ante order


Groups protest 'Cyber martial law'

Oct 02, 2012 - 6:21 PM

The Cybercrime Law is undemocratic and has negative implications on the right to free speech and privacy


National artist, parties file petition vs cybercrime law

Oct 01, 2012 - 8:02 PM

It s the 7th petition to be filed against the Cybercrime Prevention Act

Comelec to study term limit for party-list groups

Jul 03, 2012 - 6:37 PM

Should the term limit be enforced on party list groups and not just their representatives?

14 delisted parties register again for 2013

May 04, 2012 - 5:17 PM

14 partylist groups that were already delisted by the Comelec want to try their luck again in the 2013 elections