6 months Only ballots for 2 regions remain for printing: Comelec MB
By Philippine News Agency MANILA — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Friday said only ballots for use in Metro Manila and another region are not yet printed. Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez reported that as of Thursday, close to 50 million ballots have already been printed, out of the more than 63 million official ballots to be used in the May 13 midterm polls, at the National Printing Office (NPO) in Quezon City. “As of March 28, 77.86 percent completed or 49,569,097 ballots printed and there only a total of 14,093,384 ballots remaining. (This is ) out of 63,662,481 total ... more