2022 Philippine Elections

Congress convenes to canvass votes for president, VP | Evening wRap

Nick Villavecer
Congress convenes to canvass votes for president, VP | Evening wRap
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Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:

The House of Representatives and the Senate convene in a joint session Tuesday, May 24, to canvass the votes for president and vice president in the 2022 national elections.

Vice President Leni Robredo’s free teleconsultation services Bayanihan E-Konsulta, which was launched during the pandemic, will end its operations by May 31.

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte launches a fresh tirade, in a televised address on Monday, May 23, against the United States and other Western powers for lack of action on reducing carbon emissions.

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Liza Soberano and James Reid grace the first annual Gold Gala event held in Los Angeles, California on Saturday, May 21. – Rappler.com

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Nick Villavecer

Nick Villavecer is a multimedia producer for Rappler where he produces newscasts, explainers, and short documentaries. From 2016 to August 2020, he was a researcher, writer, and segment producer for ABS-CBN's Current Affairs division, producing stories on human interest, public health issues, natural disasters, crimes, accidents, and emergency-preparedness.