Luie Guia - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Luie Guia


Cagayan de Oro Mayor Moreno slams 'fake news' on disqualification

May 11, 2019 - 1:51 PM

The Commission on Elections division handing the disqualification case against reelectionist Mayor Oscar Moreno says the supposed resolution circulating online is 'fake'

Photo by Bobby Lagsa

Comelec chief on impeachment complaint: 'Mukhang kakayanin'

Aug 29, 2017 - 4:35 PM

Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista says he can explain the allegations against him in an impeachment complaint filed at the House of Representatives

FACING CONTROVERSIES. Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista poses with Comelec employees who showed him their support on August 10, 2017, as he faces controversies including an impeachment complaint. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Comelec junks protest vs Makati Mayor Abby Binay

Sep 23, 2016 - 5:39 PM

The Comelec First Division says Romulo Kid Peña Jr did not indicate the particular precincts where voting machines wrongly scanned ballots

THANKING COMELEC. Makati City Mayor Abigail 'Abby' Binay Campos thanks the Commission on Elections for junking the 'sham' protest filed by her rival, Romulo 'Kid' Peña Jr, against her electoral victory. File photo by the Makati City government

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Jun 24, 2016 - 1:49 PM

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All Comelec commissioners hit Chairman Bautista

Jun 23, 2016 - 10:26 PM

With a heavy heart Comelec commissioners criticize the failed leadership of the Commission on Elections

COMELEC EN BANC. All 6 Comelec commissioners criticize their chairman, Andres Bautista, over a range of issues after the May 9 elections. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Comelec to 2016 candidates: Submit your SOCE by June 8

Jun 04, 2016 - 4:26 PM

Under the Omnibus Election Code candidates who fail to submit their Statements of Contributions and Expenditures two consecutive elections are barred from running for public office

SOCE. Comelec commissioner Luie Guia reminds candidates to submit their Statement of Contribution and Expenditure

Security forces on alert ahead of tense PH elections

May 08, 2016 - 4:05 PM

Commission on Elections commissioner Luie Guia says the poll body has been receiving reports of massive vote buying

Comelec hit for lack of urgency, 'cosmetic reforms'

Apr 19, 2016 - 7:55 PM

Election lawyer Emil Marañon III says the Comelec seems obsessed with superficial and cosmetic reforms at the expense of critical matters

FACING CRITICISM. The Commission on Elections under Chairman Andres Bautista faces criticism for lack of urgency in its preparations. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Cybersecurity measures part of poll preparations – PNP

Apr 07, 2016 - 12:19 PM

The PNP says it has alerted its anti cybercrime group to provide additional security following hacking attacks on the Commission on Elections website

COOPERATION. The PNP and the AFP on Thursday, April 7, signed the joint operational guidelines for the conduct of the May 9 elections. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

Comelec exec hails Aquino's push for anti-dynasty law

Jul 28, 2015 - 6:20 PM

Poll commissioner Luie Guia points out that passing an anti dynasty law is a mandate of the Constitution

LAST SONA. President Benigno Aquino III delivers his last State of the Nation Address on July 27, 2015. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler  Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Poll watchdog pushes for 'laptop count' to replace PCOS

Apr 10, 2015 - 4:09 PM

Former poll commissioner Gus Lagman proposes a system where votes will be counted manually on blackboards and encoded in laptops in the voting precincts

PROPOSING TO COMELEC. Former Comelec commissioner Augusto 'Gus' Lagman (1st from right) and former Comelec chairman Christian Monsod (2nd from right) speak with Comelec commissioner Luie Tito Guia after a meeting on April 11, 2015. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler

Public bidding best option for PCOS repairs?

Jan 08, 2015 - 7:37 PM

Comelec commissioners Luie Guia and Arthur Lim do not favor directly contracting Smartmatic for repairs on the PCOS machines

PCOS MACHINE. The existing 80,000 PCOS machines would have to be refurbished for the 2016 polls. File photo by John Javellana

CA endorses appointment of two poll commissioners

Mar 04, 2014 - 3:53 PM

Comelec Commissioners Luie Guia and Al Parreño await confirmation of their appointments in the next plenary session of the CA on Wednesday March 5

APPOINTMENTS ENDORSED. The appointments of Comelec commissioners Luie Tito Guia and Al Parreño were endorsed by the Commission on Appointments to the plenary on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Photo by Michael Bueza/Rappler

Palace boo-boo leaves Comelec's Guia hanging

Apr 23, 2013 - 6:22 PM

Luie Guia can t take his Comelec post because Malacañang misspelled his name in his appointment papers

POLL WATCHDOG. The President has appointed lawyer Luie Guia as Comelec commissioner. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II

Even Aquino's critic wants Guia in Comelec

Apr 21, 2013 - 4:59 PM

Luie Guia a watchdog head has been known to practice elections with honesty and integrity

POLL WATCHDOG. The President has appointed lawyer Luie Guia as Comelec commissioner. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II

Parreño: 'Curious' outsider in Comelec

Apr 20, 2013 - 7:00 AM

How will Al Parreño an outsider help reform the Comelec as one of its new commissioners?

Palace names Comelec commissioners

Apr 18, 2013 - 10:18 AM

3rd UPDATE The poll chief welcomes the appointment of Luie Guia a watchdog head and Al Parreño an IT expert to the Comelec

Watchdogs side with Comelec on airtime

Apr 18, 2013 - 7:06 AM

The SC s order against the Comelec s airtime limits will leave poor candidates as casualties poll watchdogs say