11 months Comelec to set stricter party-list accreditation requirements MB
By Leslie Aquino Expect a stricter policy from the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) when it comes to accrediting party-list organizations in future polls. Commission on Elections (MANILA BULLETIN) COMELEC Commissioner Rowena Guanzon said they will be stricter in accrediting partylist organizations following the controversy stirred by Duterte Youth and first nominee Ronald Cardema. “We are going to be strict, I am going to be strict now,” she said. “If they do not meet the documentary requirements, or they lack the requirements, I will deny their registration,” added Guanzon. Party list organizations, she said should blame Cardema and the Duterte Youth ... more