Quantcast
Latest Stories
Home » Omnibus Election Code You are browsing entries tagged with “Omnibus Election Code”

Coin toss comes in handy to break ties in barangay polls

By
INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

Coin tossing has again become useful in breaking ties among candidates for the barangay (village) elections last Monday.

Posted: October 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

MMDA: Campaign activities on major roads to be regulated

MMDA chair Francis Tolentino

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has received the go signal from the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to regulate the use of major roads for motorcades, rallies and other activities related to the Oct. 28 barangay elections.

Posted: October 18th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Comelec indicts Antique governor for suspension of mayor

By
Comelec-Logo

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has indicted Antique Gov. Exequiel Javier for suspending a municipal mayor during the election period in violation of the Omnibus Election Code.

Posted: September 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Comelec forms team to probe illegal ballot printing in QC

By
Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes FILE PHOTO

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has created a fact-finding committee to investigate a Quezon City printing firm for allegedly illegally printing ballots for the midterm elections.

Posted: August 30th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Bill requires poll bets to clean up mess caused by campaign materials

By
Representative Al Francis Bichara. Photo from congress.gov.ph

MANILA, Philippines—Who should clean up the mess caused by campaign posters and other paraphernalia after elections?   Candidates and their respective political parties should take care of the dirty work, according to a bill filed by Albay Rep. Al Francis Bichara, which is now pending at House Committee on Suffrage and Electoral Reforms.   House [...]

Posted: April 3rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Comelec gets tough against early election propaganda

By
Hundreds of posters flaunting the faces and names of local government officials with various greetings in Quezon City have sprouted as the May 2013 midterm election draws nearer.

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) warned candidates to remove premature election propaganda or face possible imprisonment or disqualification.

Posted: January 22nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Comelec to set up checkpoints all over PH

By
Comelec-Logo

Six days before the start of the five-month election period on Sunday, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) has ordered the installation of checkpoints in all cities and towns across the country to ensure the strict implementation of the gun ban.

Posted: January 8th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Comelec wants amendments to election code

By
Comelec chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Commission on Elections is planning to seek amendments to the 26-year-old Omnibus Election Code to attune it with election automation laws, the latest of which was first implemented nationwide last year. Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr. said recently that most of the provisions of the OEC had become obsolete after the country adopted its [...]

Posted: November 2nd, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Solons back BIR plan to tax excess poll funds

By

House legislators on Wednesday gave their support to a Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) plan to slap taxes on excess campaign contributions but expressed doubts on how the agency would determine how much to tax. Aurora Rep. Juan Edgardo Angara said that while this was a welcome move to boost government revenues, the BIR has [...]

Posted: June 23rd, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Advertisement
  1. 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
  2. Save the queen? Aide takes fall for Enrile, Gigi Reyes
  3. Palace prepared to charge its allies
  4. Senator’s kickback from pork bigger than those of Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – Lacson
  5. Napoles turnaround alarms whistle-blowers
  6. What Went Before: Malacañang allies alleged involvement in pork scam
  7. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  8. Timeline: Napoles tell-all
  9. HK apology: Why Estrada and not Aquino?
  10. Cedric Lee’s cohort flies out of PH despite look-out order – De Lima
  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  3. Estrada: Gigi Reyes won’t testify vs JPE
  4. Bernice Lee arrested by NBI team
  5. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  6. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  7. Suspect in Vhong Navarro’s mauling wants to turn state witness – De Lima
  8. Reckless driver endangered lives of Aquino, entourage–report
  9. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  10. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  5. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  6. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  7. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  8. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  9. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia
  10. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima

News

  • 4 Etihad passengers not yet located
  • DAR to complete installation of Luisita land reform beneficiaries in May
  • Ex-COA chief and co-accused in Arroyo plunder case nabbed
  • Kris Aquino’s ex- close in security named new Air Force chief
  • The ‘link diagram’ that killed ex-Bataan police officer
  • Sports

  • NLEX holds off Jumbo Plastic for a playoff berth
  • Pacquiao can dodge tax issues
  • F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone rejects bribery charges
  • Big Chill freezes Cafe France to arrest skid
  • Pacquiao has to go through PBA Rookie draft
  • Lifestyle

  • Summer Mayhem: The ultimate beach experience
  • A haven for steak lovers
  • Gongs and southern dances star in a workshop at San Francisco Bayanihan Center
  • This woman ate what?
  • Photos explore dynamics of youths’ sexual identity
  • Entertainment

  • Smithsonian wants photos, videos for ‘Day in the Life of Asian Pacific Americans’
  • What Garcia Marquez left behind
  • Has Ai Ai fallen deeply with ‘sireno?’
  • Sony developing live-action Barbie comedy
  • California court won’t review Jackson doctor case
  • Business

  • Metro Pacific acquires stake in Victorias
  • How ‘one percent’ economic elite was uncovered
  • Facebook profits triple as mobile soars
  • Insular Honors Sales Performers at Testimonial Rites
  • Apple increases stock buyback, will split stock
  • Technology

  • Vatican announces hashtag for April 27 canonizations
  • Enrile in Masters of the Universe, Lord of the Rings?
  • Top Traits of Digital Marketers
  • No truth to viral no-visa ‘chronicles’
  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 24, 2014
  • Talking to Janet
  • Respite
  • Bucket list
  • JPII in 1981: walking a tightrope
  • Global Nation

  • Tiff with HK over Luneta hostage fiasco finally over
  • DOLE sees more Filipinos hired by South Koreans
  • Filipinos second-shortest in Southeast Asia
  • Obama to visit Filipino soldiers in Fort Bonifacio
  • Fil-Am youth conferences unite under one theme
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement