7 months Comelec starts receiving poll protests MB
By Leslie Ann Aquino  The number of electoral protest cases that have already been filed before the Commission on Elections is now more than 30. The Comelec Electoral Contests Adjudication Department revealed that as of 3 p.m. Tuesday, the number of electoral protests is now 36. It did not provide any further details. Last week, Comelec spokesman James Jimenez said that the protests were mostly about the elections. He added that some of the protest cases lodged are those from Taguig, San Juan, Leyte, Kalinga and Negros. Asked if he expects the number to still increase, he answered affirmatively noting ... more