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Tag: 2016 national elections

Go beyond voter info drive for 2016 polls, media urged

25 October 2015, 11:48 am - THE SPOKESMAN of the national Commission on Elections (Comelec) called on media organizations Saturday to "educate" Filipino voters and go beyond voter information drives for the...

CBCP to voters: Shun political dynasties, ‘inexperienced’ bets

June 10, 2015, 12:18 p.m. - LESS than a year before the 2016 national elections, the head of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) warned voters against “spin doctors,” political dynasties, and “inexperienced” candidates.

CBCP President and Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas reminded voters that the right to suffrage was not merely a political right, but a moral obligation. He urged them to vote for the “right reasons.”