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THE spokesperson of presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte clarified Thursday that the Davao City mayor is not against the Catholic Church, despite denouncing the religious institution for its alleged hypocrisy.Read more
THE camp of vice presidential candidate Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo took a swipe at the legal counsels of her rival, Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr., for insisting that there was high number of undervotes in the vice presidential race.Read more
DESPITE having the former legal counsel of the Ampatuan clan in his incoming Cabinet, the camp of presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte assured Thursday the public that justice will be served to the 58 victims of the 2009 Maguindanao massacre.Read more
THE Congress, sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC), has canvassed the votes from Davao del Norte, Ilocos Sur, and Laguna, after it deferred the canvassing of certificates of canvass (COCs) from the three provinces on Wednesday due toRead more
THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) is convinced that it is high time to revisit the country's election laws.
Comelec Chairman Juan Andres Bautista said there is a need to amend several laws, including the Omnibus Election Code (OEC).Read more
THE Congress, sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC), may proclaim the winning president and vice president on May 31, Senator Aquilino Pimentel III said Thursday.Read more