7 months Comelec reports higher turnout in overseas voting MB
By Leslie Ann Aquino The Commission on Elections (Comelec) Office for Overseas Voting (OFOV) noted a higher voter turnout in overseas voting in the May 13, 2019 midterm polls. Commission on Elections (MANILA BULLETIN) “The 2019 midterm elections overseas voting turn out is 18.34 percent with 334,242 who actually voted,” Comelec OFOV Director Elaiza David said in her twitter account. “It surpassed the 15.63 percent turnout in the 2013 midterm elections with 115,318 who actually voted,” she added. Earlier, Comelec Spokesman James Jimenez already expressed confidence that overseas voting would be slightly higher. “Our overseas workers saw their big impact ... more