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Comelec to hold special elections in Isabela precinct

May 18, 2019 - 7:29 PM

(UPDATED) The Commission on Elections is holding special elections on May 20 in a polling precinct with around 1,000 voters in Jones, Isabela

SPECIAL ELECTIONS? Commission on Elections Director Frances Arabe says in a press conference on May 18, 2019, that the poll body is considering special elections in a polling precinct in Jones, Isabela, where a vote-counting machine was burned. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Comelec holds special elections for 19,000 voters

May 14, 2016 - 11:35 AM

In one of the polling precincts holding special elections the Comelec says armed men even burned a vote counting machine on May 9

SPECIAL ELECTIONS. The Commission on Elections holds special elections on May 14, 2016, in 55 polling precincts across the Philippines. Photo by Rappler

Comelec declares special elections for 17,600 voters

May 11, 2016 - 4:52 PM

UPDATED The Comelec declares a failure of elections in 52 polling precincts due to problems such as misdelivered ballots and security concerns

COMELEC DECISION. The Commission on Elections declares special elections for areas affecting more than 17,000 voters. Photo courtesy of Comelec EID

Comelec to hold special elections for Mt Province governor

Apr 23, 2016 - 5:50 PM

Poll officials will decide on the date of the special elections following the death of reelectionist Governor Leonard Mayaen an independent candidate running unopposed

SPECIAL ELECTIONS. Comelec chief Andres Bautista (right) with Cordillera Comelec Director Ederlino Tabinas (middle) and May Rachel Belmes, the Comelec officer for Abra.