campaign expenses - updates

Rappler's latest stories on campaign expenses


How much did Senate bets spend, receive in 2019 election campaign?

Jun 14, 2019 - 8:54 PM

(UPDATED) Mar Roxas and Bong Go are the biggest spenders and have received the highest amounts of contributions in 2019, based on Statements of Contributions and Expenditures available so far

Duterte's party to SC: Junk Comelec rule on campaign expense reports

Jul 07, 2016 - 1:01 PM

UPDATED PDP Laban argues that the extension of the filing of campaign expenses is clearly an accommodation of the Liberal Party

Comelec office: No to LP's late SOCE filing

Jun 15, 2016 - 10:05 PM

Granting the Liberal Party s request for a deadline extension would be unfair to other candidates and parties that complied with the prescribed period

Ex-Comelec chief Brillantes: Late filing of SOCE not illegal

Jun 15, 2016 - 6:30 PM

Sixto Brillantes Jr argues that a Comelec resolution on the filing of 2016 campaign spending reports expanded the provision of the law causing confusion

BRILLANTES ON SOCE. The ex-Comelec chairman shares his thoughts on the issue of late-filing of SOCEs. File photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler

Robredo: LP will submit SOCE before June 30

Jun 10, 2016 - 5:28 PM

The Vice President elect brushes off speculation that her party s failure to submit its SOCE on time will prevent her from assuming the second highest elective post in the land

VP-ELECT. Vice President-elect Leni Robredo holds a news briefing with her election lawyer, Romulo Macalintal after her proclamation on May 31, 2016. Photo form Leni Robredo's Twitter page

EXPLAINER: Common mistakes in declaring campaign expenses

Feb 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM

A much swifter and simpler way of pursuing cases of overspending and accepting prohibited donation against candidates is through a petition for disqualification

ACCURACY. Poll watchdogs question the accuracy of the Statement of Contributions and Expenditures submitted by candidates to the Comelec.

Roxas camp to rivals: Name owners of planes you're using

Feb 15, 2016 - 10:00 PM

The camp of Manuel Roxas II reacts to Rodrigo Duterte s latest tirade against the administration standard bearer

Comelec warns bets: Spending meter starts running

Feb 09, 2016 - 1:30 PM

The Comelec starts monitoring candidates expenses as the campaign season officially begins on February 9

Comelec proposal: Submit campaign rally expenses within 7 days

Aug 04, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Comelec is set to issue stricter guidelines on campaign contributions and expenses

Comelec fines 4,600 candidates over unreported expenses

Jul 15, 2015 - 8:11 PM

The poll body is set to collect around P52 3 million in fines from 2013 candidates who failed to report their campaign expenses

Did Binay 'fronts' keep 2010 campaign funds?

May 31, 2015 - 12:00 AM

The bank accounts of Limlingan and Baloloy enjoy massive infusion of funds from December 2009 to June 2010 Were these excess funds from donations and contributions?

Marcos campaign donors: Controversial businessmen, lawyers

Feb 26, 2015 - 8:38 PM

In 2010 Bongbong Marcos was able to solicit close to P94 million to cover his senatorial campaign expenses on top of the P15 7 million he spent from personal funds

US court removes limits on overall campaign donations

Apr 02, 2014 - 10:23 PM

US Supreme Court removes limits on campaign contributions