4 months Makabayan airs concerns over national ID system contractor MB
By Ellson Quismorio  The Makabayan Bloc has reiterated its opposition to the national identification (ID) card system after noting the winning contractor Gemalto NV’s involvement with the defective voter’s registration verification machines (VRVMs) used in the midterm elections last May. Bayan Muna partylist Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate(Bayan Muna Partylist / FACEBOOK / MANILA BULLETIN) “This is another danger to the national ID system since the one that would act as its administrator, Gemalto NV, was already involved in the faulty VRVM just this last elections,” House Deputy Minority Leader and Bayan Muna Party-List Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate said in a ... more