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Ballot printing for BARMM polls starts

MANILA, Philippines — The National Printing Office (NPO) yesterday started printing 2.5 million ballots that will be used in the upcoming automated elections in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM). James Jimenez, spokesman for the Commission on Elections (Comelec), gave updates on the progress of the ballot printing. “The printing of ballots for […]

Watchdogs to candidates: Don’t snub 2022 election debates

(1st UPDATE) Kontra Daya convenor Danilo Arao says one’s refusal to join public debates would mean that a candidate is ‘unprepared to face public scrutiny which is inherent in public service’ Election watchdogs agreed that candidates’ failure to attend the presidential and vice presidential debates for the 2022 polls would reflect poorly on them. The […]

PPCRV urges youth, delisted voters to register for 2022 polls

MANILA – An election watchdog on Saturday urged anew Filipinos to register to be able to vote in the May 2022 national and local elections. Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) national vice chairman Bro. Johnny Cardenas made the call with only 47 days to go before the Sept. 30 deadline of the nationwide […]

PPCRV to hold lecture series on election technology for 2022

Election watchdog Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) will conduct a three-part lecture series that will tackle the different aspects of technology in Philippine elections. The webinar, titled “It’s Good to Know,” will run for three consecutive Saturdays, beginning June 26. For its first installment, the election watchdog invited Henry Aguda, PPCRV trustee and […]

PPCRV, nagpahayag ng suporta sa COMELEC mobile registration App

Nagpahayag ng buong suporta ang Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) sa inilunsad na Mobile Registration Form App ng Commission on Elections (COMELEC) na naglalayong higit na mapabilis ang kasalukuyang voters’ registration na isinagasagwa ng kumisyon. Ayon kay PPCRV National Trustee and Secretary Dr. Arwin Serrano, malaki ang maitutulong ng iba’t ibang mga pamamaraan […]

PPCRV asks help of dioceses to encourage voter registration

With less than four months before the deadline, a Church-based poll watchdog encouraged the dioceses to help encourage voter registration for next year’s elections. Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting executive director Maria Isabel Buenaobra said the PPCRV will formally ask the dioceses to help raise awareness on the importance of voting. “We are collaborating […]