9 months Jolo bombing may affect voter turnout of the February 6 BOL plebiscite – Comelec MB
By Leslie Ann Aquino An official of the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) is not discounting the possibility of the Jolo cathedral bombing affecting the voter turnout of the Febuary 6 Bangsamoro Organic Law plebiscite. (MANILA BULLETIN) Comelec spokesman James Jimenez said some voters may feel worried about their safety. “There will be those who will be worried of their safety,” he said in a press briefing Wednesday. But Jimenez believes the terror attacks will not affect the choice or decision of voters. “Even though there are those afraid of their safety, their votes won’t change,” he said. “When they do ... more