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Comelec, Smartmatic staff sued over script change

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – A party-list representative on Tuesday sued officials of technology provider Smartmatic-Total Information Management and employees of the Commission on Elections over the alleged tampering of the automated election system (AES) used in the May 9 national...
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De Lima: No grounds for Tolentino to file petition to stop proclamation of winning senators

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Former Justice Secretary and senatorial candidate Leila de Lima on Thursday said there is no ground for ex-Metropolitan Manila Development Authority chairman Francis Tolentino to file a petition stopping her proclamation and those of other candidates....
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Robredo camp: Proclamation first before audit of poll servers

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – While it welcomes the audit of poll servers sought by Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., the camp of leading vice-presidential contender and Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo said this should be conducted after the proclamation of the […]
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Robredo fears a repeat of 1986 cheating during vote canvassing

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Amid the claim of Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. that he will win the vice presidential race, leading VP contender and Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo on Wednesday expressed fears of a repeat of the alleged cheating […]
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Spokesperson: No need for hold departure order vs. Smartmatic officials

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Officials of technology provider Smartmatic have no plans to leave the Philippines, pending an investigation on the controversial tweak in the script of the transparency server on election day, a spokesperson said Tuesday. In an interview, Karen […]
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Comelec chief: It would have been prudent not to touch script of transparency server

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Commission on Elections chief Andres Bautista said it would have been better if technology provider Smartmatic did not touch the script of the transparency server, a move that has become controversial in light of a tight vice […]
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PPCRV eyes stopping quick count soon

MANILA, May 16 (Mabuhay) – The Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) is already considering stopping its quick count, its co-founder and chairperson said on Monday. Ambassador Henrietta De Villa told reporters that the Constitution, the PPCRV is not […]
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Comelec chief: We are close to 100% vote transmission

MANILA, May 16 (Mabuhay) – Commission on Elections (Comelec) chairman Andres Bautista said on Monday that the poll body is close to achieving 100 percent transmission of votes a week after the May 9 national and local polls. In a […]
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3 SD cards thrown away in Kabankalan, Negros Occidental

MANILA, May 16 (Mabuhay) – The Commission on Elections on Monday confirmed reports that three SC cards were thrown away in Kabankalan in Negros Occidental. At a press conference, Comelec spokesman James Jimenez quoted officials as saying that the SD […]
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Filipino voters had their day in another ‘Peoples’ Power’

As the election fever in the Philippines slowly simmers down and the votes are tallied “unofficially” that fuels the fire of divisiveness, one glittering reality emerged from an electorate that had the opportunity to express their wrath without fear of […]