By Maila Ager
Senator Nancy Binay on Friday likened to “Voldemort” in the blockbuster movie Harry Potter the P4.1 billion given to the Commission on Elections (Comelec) in 2012 supposedly from the government’s regular savings.
By Philip C. Tubeza
“Practically perfect.” So said Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chair Sixto Brillantes Jr., of the 99.9747 percent accuracy rate of the precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines, a rate 0.0203 percent short of the 99.995 percent accuracy rate required by the election body.
By Matikas Santos
Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr. said Tuesday that the Compact Flash (CF) cards of the Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machines have become a target for those who wanted to sabotage the recent May elections.
By By Nestor P. Burgos Jr.
, Karen Bermejo
Defeated reelectionist Iloilo Rep. Augusto “Boboy” Syjuco has questioned the results of the May 13 elections decrying widespread glitches in the compact flash (CF) cards of precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines.
By Shiena M. Barrameda
Two Army soldiers, who were part of a unit guarding voting machines, were wounded after their group clashed with an undetermined number of suspected communist rebels in Ragay, Camarines Sur early Thursday, an Army spokesman said.