REPUBLIC Act 7166 providing for Synchronized National and Local Elections and for Electoral Reforms provides in Section 14 that every candidate and treasurer of a political party participating in an election must file an itemized statement of all contributions and expenditures in connection with the election within 30 days after election day.
The hot election season is over and it’s time to show the fun side of politics, as seen in a rom-com titled “My Candidate,” starring Shaina Magdayao, Iza Calzado, and Derek Ramsay.Continue reading …
‘Tis the morning after. Let’s all take our pills, downers or uppers, let go of anger, frustration, gloating triumphs, and settle down to building this great nation. We owe it to the people who performed their election duty without fuss or fury, without fear or favor, the watchers and watchdogs, teachers, canvassers, candidates, computer experts, even the ”dull and ignorant, they too have their story” (from Desiderata).Continue reading …
Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas said candidates should have been give more time to explain and defend their positions during a debate, saying the allotted 15-minute per debater is not enough to cover the issues that have been presented to them.Continue reading …