Philippine Election News

December 2021

Comelec probes discrepancy over 'canvassed' Pasay mock polls voter turnout- (ABS CBN)

Comelec holds mock elections in parts of NCR, 6 provinces- (Inquirer)

Comelec releases final list of 2022 party-list candidates- (CNN)

Road to 2022 PH elections: A cheat sheet on Rappler trackers, fast facts, and explainers- (Rappler)

In Comelec’s updated tentative list, presidential bets down from 97 to 15- (Rappler)

Socmed influencer ‘FLM’, Kapa founder, 68 others make it to Comelec’s first
cut of senatoriables- (Inquirer)

Comelec tallies 65.7 million voters, plus 1.6 million overseas- (Inquirer)

Comelec junks nuisance case vs. Marcos Jr.- (Manila Standard)

3 party-list groups rejected by Comelec secure Supreme Court TRO- (Rappler)

Comelec releases guidelines on media, observer accreditation- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec misses target release of official Halalan 2022 candidates list- (ABS CBN)

Duterte asks Comelec for rules to prevent crowding in campaign sorties- (CNN)

Results of raffle of 2022 party list slots now out- (Rappler)

‘Hot spots’ in 2022 polls down to 546 areas – PNP- (Inquirer)

Comelec teaming up with YouTube for verification of candidates’ channels- (Inquirer)

Expect ‘numerous denials’ of party-list groups – Comelec- (Philstar)

Comelec okays NoA to 2 firms for supply, delivery of ballot boxes,
provision of ballot warehouse- (Manila Bulletin)

Group seeks delay of 2022 polls to 2025- (CNN)

Comelec receives 2022 elections source code from US- (Inquirer)

Comelec warns aspirants: Election victory for sale a con- (CNN)

Lacson urges Comelec to address con artists' poll-rigging scam- (CNN)

Comelec hits crowding in poll bets’ rallies, activities- (Inquirer)

107 party-lists denied Comelec accreditation for Halalan 2022- (ABS CBN)

800 voters per precinct a ‘safe’ ratio in 2022 polls — Comelec- (Inquirer)

‘No vaccine, no vote’ unconstitutional, says Comelec- (Inquirer)

Final software to be used in the 2022 polls already complete- (Rappler)

IBP to run after violators in 2022 elections- (Manila Bulletin)

Expose trolls, fight disinformation, especially with 2022 elections approaching – think tank- (Inquirer)

Google to ban political advertising ahead of Philippine election- (Reuters)

Without formal withdrawal, Bong Go still presidential candidate: Comelec- (ABS CBN)

New Comelec commissioner gets CA nod- (Inquirer)

PNP monitors six private armed groups that pose threat to 2022 polls- (Inquirer)

November 2021

PNP, Comelec open applications for gun ban exemption- (Rappler)

Bong Go announces withdrawal from presidential race- (Inquirer)

Comelec to hold mock polls in 34 barangays- (Inquirer)

Loitering, gossiping banned at voting precincts on election day 2022 – Comelec official- (Inquirer)

Comelec pinaghahandaan ang epekto ng Omicron variant sa Halalan 2022- (ABS CBN)

Comelec sees up to 15 presidential bets, over 100 party-list groups in 2022 ballot- (CNN)

138 party-list groups get Comelec nod to join 2022 polls so far- (Rappler)

COVID-19 surge ‘unlikely’ to cancel 2022 polls, says Comelec spokesperson- (Inquirer)

DepEd still hopeful for further increase in 2022 poll honoraria- (CNN)

Comelec bars handshakes, kisses, selfies during in-person campaigns- (Inquirer)

Lacson: Vote-buying and fake news are top threats in the 2022 elections- (Manila Bulletin)

99.6% of VCMs for 2022 polls already refurbished – Comelec- (Rappler)

Political parties of ex-presidents Ramos, Estrada, Arroyo back Marcos-Duterte tandem- (CNN)

Rejected nurses’ party list group appeals to Comelec- (Inquirer)

2022 canvassing participants must be jabbed or negative for COVID-19 – Comelec- (Rappler)

Over 900K new voters are 18 years old: Comelec exec- (PNA)

Academic cites importance of voters' education in 2022 elections- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec limits number of people in canvassing venue; to impose health rules- (Inquirer)

PNP chief calls on election bets to test for drugs- (Manila Standard)

Violation of health protocols during campaign activities considered as
election offense –Comelec- (Manila Bulletin)

Youth may decide next president – Comelec- (Manila Times)

P126 million spent on Philippine election, political ads on Facebook –Meta- (GMA Network)

E-rallies: Comelec to lend social media channels to national candidates- (Rappler)

Bishop David urges Filipinos to pick 'trustworthy' candidates in 2022 polls- (Manila Bulletin)

Smartmatic inches closer to bagging 2022 Comelec deal on lease of VCMs- (Rappler)

Comelec expands rules on pol ads run on social media- (Inquirer)

Vlogger-type campaigning? Candidates can go live through Comelec- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec projects 66.9 million voters in 2022 elections- (Rappler)

Comelec issues resolution on gun ban, security detail for election period- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec warned: 19th Congress may renew push for substitution amendment- (CNN)

Comelec still allowing substitution of bets who died or were disqualified- (Manila Times)

Comelec denies 126 party-list applicants- (Inquirer)

Comelec gets 10 substitutions, 19 withdrawals for national posts in 2022- (Inquirer)

Philippines Duterte seeks Senate seat, avoids battle with daughter- (Reuters)

Comelec says more than half of the 97 presidential aspirants may be declared
as nuisance- (Manila Bulletin)

Lacson, Sotto say 'no comment' on rival candidates' substitution - (ABS CBN)

What to watch out for on last day of substitution for 2022 polls- (Rappler)

IATF, PNP asked to sanction premature campaigning- (Manila Times)

LIVE UPDATES: Candidate substitution, withdrawal for 2022 PH elections- (Rappler)

PNP chief vows safe, secure 2022 elections- (Philstar)

Surprise entries create chaos in race to succeed Philippines' Duterte- (Reuters)

Bongbong Marcos' party adopts Sara Duterte as VP bet- (Manila Times)

And now... Duterte will run for VP vs own daughter- (Rappler)

Comelec adjusts approved honoraria for 2022 poll workers- (Inquirer)

Bato Dela Rosa withdraws from 2022 presidential race- (CNN)

Monsod: Dutertes, Marcoses, Arroyos aim to solidify grip on power in 2022 polls - (ABS CBN)

I'm still running for president – Pacquiao- (Rappler)

Duterte names new Comelec commissioner- (Inquirer)

Comelec spox: Time to regulate substitution option for election aspirants- (Inquirer)

Comelec sets May 9, 2022 voting hours from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. - (ABS CBN)

Sara Duterte withdraws from Davao mayoralty race; Bong Go hints at changes in his VP bid- (CNN)

Ex-Comelec chief calls for amendment in poll substitution rules- (Philstar)

Comelec eyes action vs online microtargeting of voters for 2022 polls- (Rappler)

Why Comelec is 'handicapped' in regulating social media campaigning- (ABS CBN)

Lawmaker wants 2022 brgy, SK polls moved to 2024- (CNN)

Comelec moves to declare 75% of hopefuls vying for national posts as nuisance- (CNN)

DOH, Comelec finalizing health protocols for 2022 poll season — Duque- (Inquirer)

Facebook to take ‘more proactive measures’ to monitor posts during 2022 polls- (Philstar)

Philippine election fever high among Filipinos in North America- (ABS CBN)

Watchdog recommends ‘public shaming’ for #Halalan2022 aspirants prematurely
campaigning- (ABS CBN)

No conflict of interest in 2022 deal with F2 Logistics – Comelec- (Rappler)

October 2021

Comelec, F2 Logistics sign contract for transport services for May 2022 polls- (Manila Bulletin)

Extended voter registration period yields 400,000 add'l registrants: Comelec- (ABS CBN)

Comelec sets guidelines for local absentee voting- (Inquirer)

Comelec releases tentative list of candidates for 2022 polls- (Rappler)

Comelec: Robredo not liable for vote-buying remark- (CNN)

Comelec eyes 3 in-person debates for presidential, VP bets for 2022 polls- (CNN)

Vote buying still an offense, Comelec spokesperson insists- (Inquirer)

Comelec: Expect 'major changes' in campaign guidelines- (Manila Times)

Caravans, rallies in support of political aspirants legal- Comelec- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec accredits 171 party-list groups so far for 2022 polls- (Rappler)

Voter registration nears 65-million mark–Comelec- (Business Mirror)

Repeat of Comelec's 2022 election dry run sought after low turnout- (Rappler)

Comelec holds voting simulation in City of San Juan- (Inquirer)

Duterte urged to avoid conflict of interest in picking next Comelec chief- (Rappler)

Comelec: No further extension of voter registration period for overseas Filipinos- (ABS CBN)

Comelec dismisses ‘false reports’ on 2022 elections- (Inquirer)

Comelec plans rollout of online precinct finder in January- (CNN)

Senatorial slates for the 2022 Philippine elections – A Rappler cheat sheet- (Rappler)

Comelec urged to extend overseas voter registration in key areas- (Inquirer)

Comelec monitors social media spending of candidates- (ABS CBN)

'Fake news': Comelec clarifies Robredo not disqualified in 2022 elections- (Manila Bulletin)

SC to Comelec: Resolve all election cases, issues ‘with deliberate haste’- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec gets IATF nod to simulate voting in pandemic scenario- (Inquirer)

Comelec extends voter registration hours and days in NCR, other areas- (CNN)

Political foes, Senate reelectionists in Robredo’s 11-man slate- (Philstar)

Comelec to poll bets: Foreign funding will have you disqualified- (Inquirer)

The Philippine Elections Will Be a Test of Rodrigo Duterte's Legacy- (Time)

Confessed placeholders not automatically considered nuisance bets – Comelec- (Rappler)

Upon bidder's nudge, Comelec raises contract price for 10,000 vote counting
machines by 44%- (CNN)

Comelec: Nearly 48,000 file COCs for 18,100 elective posts- (Inquirer)

Comelec resumes voter registration for 2022 Philippine elections- (Rappler)

LIST: Candidates for national positions in 2022 elections- (ABS CBN)

Comelec: Substitution option cannot be removed- (CNN)

Bato Dela Rosa is running for president under PDP-Laban wing backed by Duterte- (ABS CBN)

Firearms seized amid Comelec weapons ban- (Manila Times)

'Lalaban ako, lalaban tayo': Opposition leader Robredo announces presidential bid- (ABS CBN)

Comelec lays down last day COC filing procedure- (Manila Bulletin)

Bongbong Marcos files presidency bid in 2022- (ABS CBN)

Comelec to COC filers bringing supporters:
‘Don’t kid yourselves, we are still in a pandemic’- (Inquirer)

Comelec says nearly 8 million applicants for voter registration- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec begins source code review ahead of 2022 polls- (CNN)

Running mate search? Robredo meets with Lacson and Sotto- (Rappler)

Comelec prepares election guidelines- (Manila Times)

Groups urge Comelec to implement measures for 2022 post-election cleanup- (Inquirer)

LIST: Who are running for local positions – 2022 Philippine elections- (Rappler)

Bong Go VP bid surprises Day 2 of COC filing for national positions- (CNN)

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte files candidacy for reelection in 2022- (Inquirer)

Pacquiao first to file COC for presidency, picks Atienza as VP- (CNN)

LIST: Who are seeking Senate reelection, comeback in 2022?- (Rappler)

Seeking second term, Vico Sotto files COC for Pasig mayor- (Rappler)

Cayetano ditches bid for presidency in 2022- (Inquirer)

September 2021

Comelec: New registrants hit 5 million ahead of 2022 polls- (CNN)

Comelec to extend voter registration, October 9 to 31- (Rappler)

Labor group leader Leody De Guzman running for president in 2022- (CNN)

Voter registration period likely to be extended - Comelec- (Inquirer)

Comelec working closely with security forces to ensure peaceful polls,
official says amid Duterte’s warning- (CNN)

Comelec personnel, election bets considered APORs — Palace- (CNN)

Issuance of voter’s certification suspended on Sept. 27-30 - Comelec- (Inquirer)

Comelec orders Pacquiao group to comment on PDP-Laban row petition- (Rappler)

Apollo Quiboloy threatens to run for president in next year’s polls- (Inquirer)

House joins Senate in pressuring Comelec to extend voter registration- (Rappler)

Isko Moreno to run for president in 2022; formal announcement Sept 22- (Inquirer)

Comelec notes DOH’s objection to antigen testing during COC filing- (Inquirer)

Comelec starts online voting test run with Indra; registration begins Sept. 20- (GMA News)

Don’t use lockdowns as an excuse to stop elections - Comelec spokesperson- (Inquirer)

#Halalan2022: Comelec says alternative mode of voting not yet possible- (ABS CBN)

Let COVID-19 patients vote online, DOH urges Comelec- (Rappler)

Comelec says no alternative voting for COVID patients- (Inquirer)

Health official cautions Comelec vs allowing COVID-19 patients to vote- (CNN)

Comelec ready for listup of candidates on Oct. 1-8- (Inquirer)

Comelec to hold pandemic voting simulation in Pasay- (Rappler)

Comelec commissioner open to reformat ballots for 2022 elections- (CNN)

Comelec needs additional P8 billion to hit 600 voters per precinct in 2022 polls- (Rappler)

Comelec to allot isolation polling areas, COVID-19 testing for voters with symptoms- (CNN)

TRACKER: Crucial Comelec contracts for the 2022 polls, and the winning bidders- (Rappler)

Senate to Comelec: Don’t disenfranchise voters, extend registration until October 31- (Rappler)

Angelina Jolie wins as 'president' in Comelec internet voting test run- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec sees 52.01% turnout in internet voting test run among overseas Filipinos- (Inquirer)

SM Bulacan malls aid Comelec listup- (Manila Standard)

Eleazar tells cops: Help secure mall voter's registration- (Manila Bulletin)

NU, FEU students prod Comelec to extend voter registration- (Manila Bulletin)

Young Filipinos comprise 52% of total registered voters for 2022 polls so far - Comelec- (CNN)

Comelec tests overseas voting next week- (Inquirer)

Comelec explores online overseas voting via app flagged by MIT- (ABS CBN)

Comelec: Candidates allowed only 1 companion when filing COC for Eleksyon 2022- (GMA News)

Comelec: Heavy turnout of registrants on 1st day of MECQ voter registration in NCR- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec eyes limits for 2022 physical campaign rallies, no raising of hands for winners- (CNN)

Comelec extends deadline for transfer of overseas voter records to Sept. 30- (Inquirer)

Comelec sets 'new normal' rules for #Halalan2022 campaign activities- (ABS CBN)

Senators divided on gov’t proposal to hold multi-day 2022 polls- (GMA News)

Comelec OKs return of voter registration in MECQ areas- (CNN)

Filipino expats in Dubai reminded to register for overseas voting- (Gulf News)

Solons say time to increase election duty allowance for public school teachers- (Businessworld)


August 2021

Groups troop to Comelec office to demand extension of voter registration- (Rappler)

Voter’s registration now among the government services offered at SM- (Rappler)

Comelec urged anew to extend voter registration deadline- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec to hold local source code review ahead of 2022 polls- (ABS CBN)

Ex-poll body chair Monsod: Give Comelec benefit of doubt- (Inquirer)

Deep cut in proposed budget to 'significantly impact' conduct of 2022 polls – Comelec- (Rappler)

'Patently unethical': Poll watchdog blasts Comelec's deal with Dennis Uy-linked F2- (ABS CBN)

Comelec okays NoA to F2 Logistics for delivery, warehousing of 2022 polls supplies- (Inquirer)

House OKs bills for early voting of PWDs and seniors, boosting Comelec manpower- (Inquirer)

Registered voters for 2022 Philippine elections surpass 61 million- (Rappler)

House approves 3 election-related bills on final reading- (ABS CBN)

Comelec tightens rules for party-list nominees- (Philstar)

Comelec teams up with Ayala Malls for satellite voter registration- (Rappler)

Comelec urged to extend registration period as millions still unregistered- (ABS CBN)

Comelec 'checks' concerns vs logistics firm linked to Davao tycoon- (ABS CBN)

Comelec bars also-rans from party-list race- (Inquirer)

Comelec sets rules, health protocols for filing of certificate of candidacy- (ABS CBN)

Comelec: Delaying voter registration would cause other problems- (Inquirer)

Comelec sets longer voter registration hours starting Aug. 23- (CNN)

#PHVote Guides: How to apply for online reactivation of voter data for the 2022 polls- (Rappler)

Comelec prefers teachers who will serve in Eleksyon 2022 vaccinated vs. COVID-19- (GMA News)

Comelec calls on ‘digital natives’ to be vigilant, critical of online political campaigns- (Inquirer)

Comelec rejects extended voter registration period- (CNN)

18,180 posts up for grabs in May 2022 elections- (Inquirer)

After senators, House lawmakers urge Comelec to extend voter registration- (Rappler)

Comelec OKs online voter reactivation- (Philstar)

7 senators seek one-month extension of voter registration for 2022 polls- (Rappler)

Comelec allows senior citizens, PWDs to reactivate voter data online- (Rappler)

Close to 6 million registrants for May 2022 polls- (Manila Bulletin)

Youth asks Comelec: Extend voters' registration by at least 1 month- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec to reactivate 6.3M delisted voters- (Inquirer)

Comelec to allow PWDs, seniors with deactivated registrations to vote in 2022- (Inquirer)

Lahat ng botante sa bansa, inaasahang fully vaccinated pagdating ng Halalan 2022- (ABS CBN)

Robredo in talks with Pacquiao for 2022 elections- (Philstar)

Extend voter registration, Comelec urged- (Inquirer)

Robredo on rejecting Lacson’s ‘unification’ plan: If I run, I'll fight until the end- (Rappler)

Duterte’s Party Wants Him as Vice President to Key Aide in 2022- (Bloomberg)

Comelec revalidates registration of 6.3M voters- (Manila Times)

As lockdowns resume, Comelec still not discussing extending voter registration- (Rappler)

Voter registration in Metro Manila suspended during ECQ - Comelec- (Inquirer)

Lacson, Sotto postpone August 4 campaign launch over Delta concerns- (Rappler)

Comelec says almost 900K register as voters in Visayas- (Manila Bulletin)


July 2021

Comelec open to ideas to prevent possible voter disenfranchisement in #Halalan2022- (ABS CBN)

Comelec says target already reached as ECQ forces voter registration halt- (Rappler)

Comelec releases updated schedule of voter registration in malls- (ABS CBN)

SC rules in favor of SET, Comelec in case filed by Tolentino- (Businessworld)

Comelec ‘remains confident’ of ‘sizeable’ voter turnout despite COVID-19 fears- (Inquirer)

F2 Logistics PH wins bid to transport Comelec supplies for #Halalan2022- (ABS CBN)

SC junks petition against Comelec over voting receipt implementation- (Rappler)

Comelec OFOV now accepts, processes applications online- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec junks 70% of party-list applications- (Philstar)

'Good for China' candidate must be rejected in 2022 polls - Del Rosario- (Manila Bulletin)

Lacson-Sotto tandem confirmed for 2022 polls- (CNN)

Robredo still in ‘exploratory talks’ with other possible bets in 2022 elections- (Inquirer)

Comelec to monitor, but can't sanction 'premature campaigning'- (CNN)

Climate change must be part of 2022 elections agenda, senators say- (Inquirer)

300 journalists, media groups unite vs fake news in run-up to 2022 polls- (Inquirer)

Moreno, Poe, Robredo splitting opposition vote in latest presidential poll- (Rappler)

Comelec: No PDAs, kissing babies in 2022 polls- (Inquirer)

Covid-19 patients may vote in 2022 polls - Comelec- (Manila Times)

Comelec urges civil societies to participate in voter education- (Inquirer)

Comelec rejects 9 party-list groups- (Philstar)

Comelec expects voter turnout in May 2022 polls to be 80% or more- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec 'on track' to reach minimum 61 million target by end of registration
period - spox- (ABS CBN)

Comelec to ink deal with Robinsons to boost satellite voter registration- (Rappler)

Comelec, NGO to launch town hall meetings to amp voter registration- (Inquirer)

More polling precincts eyed for 2022 elections- (Philstar)

Comelec says voting centers in May 2022 polls will be COVID safe- (Manila Bulletin)

No extension of voters’ registration - Comelec- (Philstar)


June 2021

Comelec, poll watchdogs ask voters not to support politicians who engage in premature
campaigning- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec sets timeline for bidding of P55-M AES review contract- (Business Mirror)

Comelec to issue rules on safe campaigning- (Philstar)

Comelec mulls virtual filing of COC in October- (Philstar)

Comelec: 100 days to go before the last day of voter registration- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec urged to allow online filing of candidacies- (Inquirer)

Comelec appeals to public: Don’t sell your votes- (Philstar)

Comelec rules out online voting for OFWs in 2022 polls- (Rappler)

Comelec to launch mobile app for voter registration- (Inquirer)

Comelec sets special 3-day registration for male voters- (Philstar)

Comelec ready to oversee 2022 elections- (Manila Times)

Comelec targets 1.6 million overseas voters for 2022 polls- (CNN)

#PHVote Guides: How to transfer your voter registration- (Rappler)

Social media key to election campaign amid pandemic — poll watchdog- (CNN)

DICT pressed to finish e-signatures of teachers to serve as workers in 2022 polls- (Inquirer)

Comelec to study proposal to livestream vote count in precincts in 2022- (Rappler)

Comelec needs P10 billion more for ‘safe, fair, free’ 2022 elections – group- (Inquirer)

Comelec OKs pay increase for poll workers — DepEd- (ABS CBN)

2 senators urge Comelec to add more voting precincts for 2022 polls- (Inquirer)

Villar: Buy more vote counting machines, add polling precincts- (CNN)

Voter registration remains low as Halalan 2022 nears- (ABS CBN)

May 2021

Comelec warns public vs 2022 'online surveys' asking for personal information- (Rappler)

Filipinos urged to cast ballots during off-peak hours in 2022 elections- (Rappler)

Comelec to monitor candidates’ spending on social media- (Philstar)

Marcos pushes for pilot run of 2022 hybrid elections- (CNN)

Comelec to limit candidates’ companions- (Philstar)

Comelec sets more satellite voter registration schedules in Metro Manila- (ABS CBN)

IN CHARTS: How overseas Filipinos voted in past elections- (Rappler)

Comelec to finish accreditation process for party-list groups before filing
of candidacy papers- (GMA News)

Comelec defends contracts awarded to Smartmatic for Eleksyon 2022- (GMA News)

Comelec eyes revival of mall registration for May 2022 polls- (Manila Bulletin)

Smartmatic snags P1B new deals- (Manila Times)

Youth urged to take control of their fate in 2022 PH elections- (Rappler)

No reshuffle in Comelec leadership — Jimenez- (Inquirer)

LOOK: Voter registration in Metro Manila back in full swing- (Rappler)

Prioritize poll workers for vaccination to meet 4M voter registration target - Comelec- (Inquirer)

2022 Philippine election debates may be 'hybrid' – Comelec- (Rappler)

Comelec: Voter registration in NCR Plus resumes on May 17- (Inquirer)

Comelec to implement new vote transmission measures in Eleksyon 2022- (GMA News)

Comelec mulls adjusting 2022 election campaign rules due to COVID-19- (Businessworld)

Smartmatic bags P 403-M Comelec contract for 2022 elections- (Inquirer)

COMELEC says extended voting hours ‘almost sure’ in 2022 elections- (CNN)

Bagong guidelines sa 2022 halalan maisasapinal sa Mayo o Hunyo: Comelec- (ABS CBN)

Comelec eyes 2-hour extension of voting period for 2022 polls- (PNA)

Comelec resumes satellite registration- (Manila Bulletin)

Comelec urges vigilance against ‘no-elections’ scenario in 2022- (Rappler)

Voters’ registration extension beyond September 30 unlikely- (PNA)

Rappler Talk: Comelec's preparations for 2022 elections- (Rappler)

April 2021

2022 presidential election could be ‘dirtiest, most vicious’ in PH history — Trillanes- (ABS CBN)

Pandemic polls: 6 new things to expect in the 2022 Philippine elections- (Rappler)

PH lessons from pandemic further highlight importance of voting in 2022 elections- (Rappler)

WATCH: INQside Look on the upcoming 2022 polls with Comelec spokesperson
James Jimenez- (Inquirer)

Comelec willing to work with DepEd on extra perks for teachers on poll duty- (Inquirer)

Comelec invites walk-in voter applicants as online system is clogged- (Rappler)

No voter registration in ECQ areas: Comelec- (PNA)

March 2021

Over 120 new groups want to join 2022 party-list election – Comelec exec- (Rappler)

Comelec suspends voter registration in 'NCR Plus' during ECQ- (Rappler)

Voter registration 'an essential activity,' says Comelec- (Rappler)

Due to surge in COVID-19 cases, Comelec shortens voter registration hours- (Rappler)

February 2021

2022 polls to remain automated– Comelec- (Manila Times)

Comelec prefers varying campaign spending limits depending on location- (Inquirer)

Voter list-up ‘til September eyed, Comelec says- (Manila Standard)

Comelec, PhilPost consider pilot test for mail-in voting- (Rappler)

Comelec says ‘not closing doors’ on extending voter registration deadline- (Inquirer)

Bill seeking ‘manual-automation’ election system filed at House- (Inquirer)

Makabayan bloc files bill seeking a manual-automation poll system- (GMA News)

Go out and register: Comelec opening Saturday voter registration by Feb. 20- (Inquirer)

Comelec eyes more machines for 2022 elections- (Inquirer)

January 2021

Proposed hybrid elections should be approved by this month to make 2022 polls
-Comelec- (GMA News)

Comelec falls ‘behind target’ of 4M new registered voters- (Inquirer)

Comelec mulls more voting hours than days for 2022 election- (Inquirer)

Comelec: Voter registration ‘still going very slowly’ despite topping 1 million- (Inquirer)

Comelec: One million new voters registered as of January- (Philstar)

Don’t make the pandemic an excuse not to register, ex-Comelec exec tells voters- (Inquirer)

Speaker: No to no-el despite Cha-cha move- (Philstar)

What you need to know about the pre-2022 push for charter change- (Rappler)

Plebiscite on splitting Palawan into 3 provinces set in March- (Business Mirror)

Speaker sees Cha-Cha OK in 2022 polls- (Manila Standard)

‘Don’t shoot the messenger:’ Sotto denies pushing for charter change now- (Inquirer)

Duterte eyes Romualdez as admin’s VP bet in 2022- (Philstar)

Comelec begins bidding for May 2022 polls software- (PNA)