6 months Comelec allows ACT Teachers party-list members to serve as EBs MB
By Minka Klaudia Tiangco The Commission on Elections (Comelec) en banc ruled to allow public school teachers who are members of the Alliance of Concerned Teachers-Philippines (ACT) party-list to serve as Electoral Boards (EBs) in the upcoming midterm polls. (ACT TEACHERS PARTYLIST / TWITTER) In Comelec Resolution No. 19-0255, the poll body stated that public school teachers are preferred when appointing members of the EBs and membership in a party-list is not a ground for disqualification. “The Commission has no basis to disqualify public school teachers who are members of the ACT party-list in serving as Electoral Boards for purposes ... more