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May 13 elections most accurate, manual audit shows

Jun 06, 2019 - 4:55 PM

The May 13 elections post an overall accuracy rate of 99.9953%, according to the random manual audit of the election results

MANUAL AUDIT. Public school teachers manually count ballots on May 15, 2019, as part of the random manual audit at Diamond Hotel. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Lente vows to be 'independent' despite Comelec partnership

May 12, 2019 - 9:54 PM

'We stepped in despite the two weeks notice because it has a vital purpose in our elections,' says Lente executive director Ona Caritos

MACHINE TESTING. Teachers serving as election inspectors conduct the final testing of vote-counting machines at Araullo High School in Manila on May 8, 2019. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

2016 elections random manual audit report out soon

May 16, 2016 - 8:31 PM

Results of the manual audit of poll results from 715 randomly selected clustered precincts will undergo verification starting Tuesday says a Namfrel official

ELECTION DAY. Filipinos cast their votes during election day in Davao City on May 9, 2016. EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO

Over-votes in past elections due to vote counting machine glitches?

May 05, 2016 - 6:13 PM

The Comelec and poll watchdog groups need to spot these errors to prevent disenfranchisement in the May 9 elections

VIEWS: It is absolutely wrong to disable the vote receipts

Mar 02, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Glenn Chong of the election watchdog AESWatch says: In automated elections the ballots are secretly read and counted inside the machine The hidden nature of automated vote counting negates transparency

ISSUE RECEIPTS? The Comelec says it has unanimously junked the proposal to print receipts from voting machines. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Senate tally 'perfect' only in ARMM

Jun 28, 2013 - 3:04 PM

The election automation law requires a 99 995 overall accuracy rate for the vote counting machines The 2013 count fails to meet this

MAGUINDANAO. Voting in Maguindanao proceeds as scheduled. File photo

PCOS more accurate in 2013, audit shows

Jun 28, 2013 - 11:41 AM

The ballot counting machines however still fail to meet the mandated accuracy rate

Palace on 60-30-10: 'The people have spoken'

Jun 26, 2013 - 4:36 PM

The Palace brushes aside calls for a recount because people have accepted the votes

Palace wants 'transparent' election report

May 31, 2013 - 8:01 PM

The Palace says it s awaiting the full report on the discrepancies found in the election audit

Early vote audit discrepancies no cause for alarm

May 29, 2013 - 8:42 PM

The public should not be alarmed over election discrepancies that initial reports revealed

Poll audit set in Ampatuan, 233 areas

May 10, 2013 - 3:39 PM

UPDATED During the manual audit auditors will count votes manually and compare these with the PCOS tally

File photo by Rappler/John Javellana

Who's to blame for mock poll errors?

May 02, 2013 - 8:52 PM

The Comelec deals with fears about the accuracy of PCOS machines following discrepancies with the manual audit after the mock elections

PCOS cleared over counting mismatch

May 01, 2013 - 5:40 PM

Remember when discrepancies between PCOS and manual counts breached the accepted limit? It s human error says a report on the mock polls

More vote auditors to be assigned in 2013

Apr 30, 2013 - 9:12 PM

The Comelec will be assigning more auditors to manually count votes in select precincts nationwide hours after the automated midterm polls close on May 13