Posts Tagged ‘Pampanga recount’
First Posted 13:19:00 10/15/2009
Filed Under: Elections, Eleksyon 2007, Politics
MANILA, Philippines—The decision on the recount and revision of votes in the contested gubernatorial elections in Pampanga against Governor Ed Panlilio is expected between November and December, Elections Commissioner Nicodemo Ferrer said Thursday.
“After both parties have presented their evidence in the two scheduled hearings on October 15 and 22, we at the second division will issue our decision on the last week of November or early December,” said Ferrer. Read the rest of this entry »
Panlilio recount ends Wednesday — Comelec
September 16, 2009 01:07:00
MANILA, Philippines—The Commission on Elections (Comelec) will finish the recount and revision of ballots against incumbent Governor Ed Panlilio on Wednesday, an official said on Tuesday.
Comelec commissioner Nicodemo Ferrer said he is optimistic that the 21 revision committees, composed of “revisors” from Panlilio and rival Lilia Pineda, will finish all the contested 4,683 ballot boxes and its contents “10 working days earlier than the set deadline.” Read the rest of this entry »
By Anna Valmero
First Posted 10:38:00 09/02/2009
Filed Under: Eleksyon 2007, Politics
MANILA, Philippines — Governor Ed Panlilio has filed a motion before the Commission on Elections to stop the recount of gubernatorial votes in Pampanga.
Panlilio said he no longer has the funds to pay the committee doing the retabulation of ballots in the 2007 elections whose results have been placed under protest by rival Lilia Pineda, the wife of alleged gambling lord, Bong Pineda.
Panlilio said he has been spending P20,000 a day since the recount started three weeks ago.
Comelec says Panlilio recount over in 38 days
August 14, 2009 19:49:00
MANILA, Philippines—The Commission on Elections (Comelec) will finish the recount of ballots between incumbent Pampanga Governor Ed Panlilio and Lilia Pineda on September 26, an official said Friday.
Allen Francis Abaya, Comelec director for elections contests and adjudication, said the 21 revision committees will “likely finish” all 4,683 contested ballot boxes in 38 days. The recount started Wednesday. Read the rest of this entry »
Recount done in 38 days
The Commission on Elections will finish the recount and revision of ballots for the Pampanga governorship, which then Father Ed Panlilio won in 2007, within 38 days or by September 26. Video report by INQUIRER.net’s Anna Valmero.
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