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'Bakit naman iuugnay sa akin? Nakita ba akong nang-aabot ng pera? Wala eh,' says Palawan Governor Jose Alvarez, in response to vote-buying allegations
Corrupted SD cards stall the transmission of votes from some overseas posts to the Commission on Elections, delaying the proclamation of winning senators
The Comelec en banc will need to decide on whether or not Duterte Youth Chairman Ronald Cardema's filing a petition for substitution is valid and if he meets qualifications to be a youth representative
Mayor-elect Isko Moreno says leading Manila is a 'one-in-a-million' opportunity he doesn't want to waste
Follow Rappler’s real-time coverage of the national and local races in the 2019 Philippine elections happening on May 13, 2019
Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo says Ronald Cardema is deemed resigned as National Youth Commission chairman, regardless of the outcome of his petition to become the Duterte Youth nominee
Election lawyer George Garcia says there is an 'urgency to proclaim' winning senators in the May 13 elections
The winners in the congressional races are Romeo Jalosjos Jr (1st district), Glona Labadlabad (2nd district), and Isagani Amatong (3rd district)
'Budget allocation for Philippine elections is always adequate.... The preparations are guided by an election calendar. As the young people would say, 'Anyare?'" asks Namfrel
Manila Mayor-elect Isko Moreno says it would be better to develop land in Binondo and Ermita
'Let us help each other build better relations between the national and local governments,' says Mayor-elect Ceciron Cawaling of Malay, Aklan
The challenges in her campaign snatch from her the most coveted top rank in the Senate race
Sectoral groups voice out their concern over perceived irregularities in the midterm polls outside the PICC, where the Commission on Elections is conducting the official canvassing of votes
'Minsan habulan, eh napagod 'yung pulis, binaril na lang sa likod. Eh that's violation of human rights,' says Manila City mayor-elect Isko Moreno Domagoso
'It will be retained as Arroceros park, full of trees that help us breathe better,' says Manila City mayor-elect Isko Moreno Domagoso
The Commission on Elections says it aims to proclaim winning senators and party-list groups 'in one day but not at the same time'
Comelec Director Frances Arabe says the poll body's Commission en banc is currently tackling Cardema's petition for substitution for the party list's nominees
All baseless accusations that can erode the people’s trust and confidence in the results, in Comelec, and in the election system as a whole would not only be irresponsible, but dangerous
How can I explain to my nephew that Filipinos elected candidates who lied, stole money from the people, and whose backgrounds are questionable?
(UPDATED) Reelectionist Mayor Rosalina Jalosjos is finally proclaimed as the winner, defeating her challenger, former Dipolog City mayor Evelyn Uy
Leody de Guzman also questions the 'undue haste' in the proclamation of Senate and party-list winners
'Being an academic does not mean resting on our laurels nor turning our social media posts into our curriculum vitae. It means using knowledge in upholding the duty to be one with the vulnerable sectors in opposing oppressive systems.'
Liberal Party candidates win in the races for vice mayor, and took 10 of 12 city council seats in Calbayog City, Samar
'I had to be invisible to be present'
Meet some of the volunteers of the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting in Albay
'You can rest assured that I will continue to serve with a heart for the townspeople and environment. I believe when you're serving the people, you're also serving God,' says Mayor-elect Mary Jean Feliciano
Did Iglesia Ni Cristo-backed senatorial candidates succeed in the 10 provinces with the most members?
Commission on Elections Spokesman James Jimenez says Namfrel was in the meeting where this was approved unanimously
Party-list groups Append, Partido Lakas ng Masa, Murang Kuryente, and Ang Nars make the call as allegations of fraud continue to hound the 2019 elections
Vote canvassing is disrupted after 6 unidentified gunmen strafed the electrical transformer that powers the municipal hall
Registered Filipino voters in the UAE have made their voices known after participating in the month-long electoral exercise that took place at the Philippine Embassy and Consulate from April 13 to May 13
Abandoning the automated system and going back to manual is a far worse option
'The period for substitution has already lapsed,' says Comelec Spokesperson James Jimenez
Piñol has three other brothers who lost their election bids
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Isabela Mayor Joselito Malabor questions the validity of the election results after losing to a neophyte candidate
Commission on Elections Commissioner Rowena Guanzon says the proclamation of winning senators in the 2019 elections may take place as early as Saturday afternoon, May 18
Most people who follow the news noticed that there were at least 3 to 4 shootings happening every day.... I’m no longer watching impunity from a safe distance.
Tribal leader Otol Odi, 77, is elected mayor of Rizal town based on a campaign promise to protect their ancestral land
Junk Not turns campaign materials into chairs and bags to be donated to different schools
'Hindi mauubos ang pagmamahal ko sa ating mga kababayan maganda man o hindi ang resulta ng eleksyon,' says reelectionist Senator Bam Aquino
Comelec says PPCRV will do the initial review and produce a report based on examination of the server logs. After that, copies of the logs will also be released to other accredited organizations, including media.
Mark fails to clinch the mayoral seat in his family's hometown
No winners have been proclaimed so far. Protesters have gathered at the Dapitan Government Center where the canvassing is held.
'Circumstances narrated by complainants are viewed contrary to human experience when illegal or illicit trade or actions are done,' says the prosecutor
The official proclamation is delayed as defective secure device (SD) cards from 4 clustered precincts halted the counting of votes
Former senator Jinggoy Estrada also calls reelectionist Senator Nancy Binay 'the better person' to cop the final spot in the Magic 12. The 13th placer based on the unofficial count is his half-brother, Senator JV Ejercito.
The Senate committee that probed into the death of hazing victim Atio Castillo earlier recommended 'immediate institution of proper disciplinary or disbarment proceedings' against Anarna