9 months ACT lauds Comelec decision junking petition to ban its members from serving in polls MB
By Merlina Hernando Malipot The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) on Monday commended the decision of the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) to junk the petition asking to ban the members of the group from poll service this coming May 13 midterm elections. ACT, in a statement, lauded the resolution released by the COMELEC to deny the disqualification charge against its members filed by Tao Muna Party-list. The federation of teachers said that the COMELEC “resolved” that the petition filed to ban ACT members from serving as members of the Board of Election Inspectors (BEIs) lacked ‘basis in law and in ... more