Comelec unanimously junks PDP-Laban faction’s bid to reopen COC filing

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Philstar.com January 12, 2022 | 5:35pm MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections unanimously dismissed the petition of a faction of the administration party to reopen the filing of certificates of candidacy, citing among its arguments a “political vacuum” caused by their candidate’s withdrawal from the presidential race. The Comelec has yet to release the decision on the petition but its spokesperson James Jimenez made the announcement. The Partido Demokratiko Pilipino – Lakas ng Bayan wing led by Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi pleaded in December for the Comelec to resume accepting cer…

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