EXCLUSIVE: A 2004 military document shows AFP used bulk of its P101-M election funds on ‘intelligence.’
MAJORITY OF the party-list groups that vied for seats in Congress in the May 2010 elections have since dutifully filed their sworn Statements of Election Contributions and Expenditures (SECEs) with the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
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MANILA, Philippines – President Aquino III is set to appoint two new commissioners at the Commission on Elections following the retirement of Gregorio Larrazabal and Nicodemo Ferrer last February 3. Malacanang has been mum about its shortlist, but the nominees to the two positions so far are the following: Legal Network for Truthful Elections co-convenor Carlos [...]
Controversial Maguindanao election supervisor Lintang Bedol had asked local election officers to turn over all election documents to him on May 28, a day before he said the same documents got lost.
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The President dared her critics to impeach her, then backed the creation of a truth commission.
Poll execs say the military helped President Arroyo win in Sulu. MANILA, Philippines – Military officers cheated for President Arroyo in Sulu, employing persuasion, intimidation, and bribery, two officials of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) have told NEWSBREAK. One of the two poll officials is willing to testify before any probe body. NEWSBREAK is withholding their identities pending [...]
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