CENPEG’s statement on the SC ruling: The decision of the Supreme Court (SC) today declaring as unconstitutional the pork barrel system singularly reaffirmed the… Read More »On SC ruling : ” The power of the people has been exercised once more.” #scrapPork
Manila, Philippines (10 November 2013) – 2013 is turning out to be a year of upheaval for the Philippines. Typhoon Yolanda is projected to cost… Read More »Typhoon Yolanda adds to burden of farmers, fishers: Oxfam
From Prof BobbyTuazon, CenPEG Policy Studies Director: My take on PNoy’s speech last night (October 30, 2013): There was nothing in the speech that can… Read More »On latest PNoy Speech on Pork Barrel: Nothing Consequential
Ms Aurora Pijuan earlier shared her letter to their Barangay Bel-Air Chair Lichauco. This time around, she is sharing her letter to their barangay kagawads.… Read More »Letter addressed to the barangay kagawads of Bel-Air re Chair Lichauco
Via Aurora Pijuan Dear Ms. Constancia “Nene” Lichauco Chairwoman Barangay Bel-Air We believe you will be running for the Chairmanship of Barangay Bel-Air again. It… Read More »Letter addressed to Ms. Constancia “Nene” Lichauco , Chairwoman Barangay Bel-Air
What is the plan of the COMELEC to account to the public the remaining 18,504 ERs roughly 8.5 million votes?
With the transmission of Election Returns (ERs) at COMELEC’s Transparency Server being stalled at 76.3273% as of 5:41 PM on May 17, Friday or five… Read More »What is the plan of the COMELEC to account to the public the remaining 18,504 ERs roughly 8.5 million votes?
By Prof. H. Harry L. Roque, Jr. Chair, Center for International Law The recent shooting by the Philippine Coast guard of a lone Taiwanese fisherman… Read More »Lessons Learned from the Taiwanese Fisherman Shooting Incident
As of 10am, two days after election day, only 69.1618% of the PCOS machines have transmitted results to the Comelec transparency server. The slow aggregation… Read More »Observation update:The slow aggregation of electronic results
The NAMFREL National Operations Center at the PICPA headquarters in Mandaluyong City have been receiving reports from volunteers nationwide that there are a number of… Read More »Election Day Reports as of 11:00 AM via @namfrel
Ms. Corazon de la Paz-Bernardo, Chairperson of the National Citizens’ Movement for Free Elections (NAMFREL) urges the Filipino voters to go the extra mile when… Read More »Three engagements that citizen voters may participate in on election day #juanvote