May elections - updates

Rappler's latest stories on May elections


May calls for June 8 election before Brexit talks

Apr 18, 2017 - 6:13 PM

4th UPDATE Theresa May s dramatic announcement comes after months of tumult in British politics following the Brexit vote

In this file photo, UK Prime Minister Theresa May at the Quick Reaction Force (QRF) headquarters in Jordan, April 3, 2017. UK Prime Minister's Office/Jay Allen/Crown Copyright

Binay, Poe tied in new SWS presidential poll

Dec 23, 2015 - 7:35 AM

Surveys released before Christmas show erratic changes in the ranking of the leading presidential candidates

TIED. Senator Grace Poe and Vice President Jejomar Binay. File photo

'Alcala used agri funds for son's gubernatorial bid'

Jan 23, 2014 - 9:45 PM

Implicated in the pork barrel scam Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala is named respondent in another complaint to be filed with the Ombudsman on Friday

Maguindanao: Last day of campaign

May 12, 2013 - 12:43 AM

In their home turfs allies turned bitter rivals Maguindanao Gov Esmael Toto Mangudadatu and Sultan Kudarat mayor Tucao Mastura held simultaneous miting de avances on Saturday May 11

Makabayan holds 1st-ever miting de avance

May 08, 2013 - 1:14 PM

Will their Senate bet make it this time around?

Photo by Teddy Casiño communications team

Hataman to Mastura: Thanks for endorsing, but…

May 04, 2013 - 8:14 PM

Mujiv Hataman the Liberal Party s bet for ARMM governor says he cannot promise to return the favor of endorsing UNA s Maguindanao gubernatorial bet Tucao Mastura

LP BET. ARMM Gov Mujiv Hataman addresses the public in a forum in Cotabato City. Photo by Ferdinandh Cabrera

#PHvote quotes: Hot, hot homestretch

May 04, 2013 - 5:43 PM

Candidates remarks get more heated as they approach the last several days of the campaign

Mastura insists: No MILF support for my candidacy

May 04, 2013 - 12:07 PM

UNA s Tucao Mastura is running against LP bet for Maguindanao governor Toto Mangudadatu

'Nanay' campaign: From Risa to Nancy

May 03, 2013 - 7:07 AM

A senatorial candidate of a rival party picked up the nanay branding after Hontiveros rejected it

Pangasinan: Grenade blast at whistleblower's house

Apr 24, 2013 - 3:05 PM

Mayor Rodrigo Orduña earlier filed a plunder complaint against Pangasinan Gov Amado Espino Jr for receiving jueteng money

WHISTLE BLOWER. Mayor Rodrigo Orduna links Pangasinan Gov Amado Espino Jr to 'jueteng.' File photo by Natashya Gutierrez

'Team PNoy more unified on issues than UNA'

Apr 17, 2013 - 6:11 PM

FactCheck 2013 looks into the positions of candidates from both coalitions on 5 points on President Aquino s key agenda

Church never wins in elections — Bishop

Apr 13, 2013 - 6:00 PM

When the Church endorses candidates in political elections she always ends up a loser Lingayen Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas reminds fellow bishops

Click on your emotions in the #RapplerDebate mood meter

Apr 13, 2013 - 5:28 PM

As 6 senatorial candidates express their stand on various issues you can immediately tell them if you re happy inspired angry or annoyed

Brillantes in HK for Day 1 of overseas voting

Apr 13, 2013 - 10:43 AM

Except for Jeddah in Saudi Arabia overseas absentee voting for Filipinos all over the world starts April 13

Early media voting now a law

Mar 15, 2013 - 5:08 PM

RA 10380 institutionalizes early voting for the media

EARLY VOTING. Media practitioners, who work during election day, may finally vote. Photo by John Javellana

HIGHLIGHTS: Senatorial Forum on Education and LGUs

Mar 05, 2013 - 12:29 AM

Tapat na Tapatan: Kabataan Edukasyon at Pamahalaang Lokal a Logodef UE Rappler PHvote senatorial forum

Lest we forget: Party-list groups launch campaigns, too

Feb 12, 2013 - 10:01 PM

79 party list groups are vying for seats in Congress this year

Brillantes warns party-list: Take down illegal posters or face disqualification

Feb 12, 2013 - 6:19 PM

Follow the rules or risk being disqualified the Comelec chief says

Vitug Vlogs: Media Covenant

Jan 25, 2013 - 10:01 PM

This week nearly 20 prominent journalists and politicians pledge not to accept pay for favors specially with the upcoming elections

AMLC, COA, BIR to check campaign spending

Jan 17, 2013 - 3:56 PM

Comelec expects increased economic activity during the May 2013 midterm elections