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English Publication Date: Sunday, August 16, 2015 Source: Philstar
Presidential and vice presidential debates are necessary to give voters an idea of whom they are voting for and the platforms and programs they espouse. More important, voters want answers to issues and to criticisms of the candidates.
English Publication Date: Thursday, August 13, 2015 Source: Business World
I am all for holding presidential and vice-presidential debates prior to the May 2016 national election. In fact, it may do the public well if senatorial and congressional aspirants -- or even those seeking local posts -- get the opportunity to...
English Publication Date: Friday, August 7, 2015 Source: Manila Bulletin
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is planning to hold presidential debates to give voters an opportunity to know and gauge the aspirants
English Publication Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015
A lawmaker proposed to create a Presidential Debate Commission for the coming election.
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
English Publication Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015 Source: PhilStar
A lawmaker proposed to create a Presidential Debate Commission for the coming election.
English Publication Date: Friday, December 26, 2014
MANILA, Philippines -- With a little over a year before the 2016 presidential elections, a lawmaker is pushing for the creation of a debate commission that would require candidates to face off and discuss their platforms. Read more at Interaksyon.
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
English Publication Date: Saturday, December 27, 2014 Source: Manila Standard Today
A neophite lawmaker has filed a bill that seeks to provide the public with the proper venues and opportunities to be informed about the qualifications and advocacies of the candidates for President and vice president.
English Publication Date: Friday, December 26, 2014 Source: Interaksyon
With a little over a year before the 2016 presidential elections, a lawmaker is pushing for the creation of a debate commission that would require candidates to face off and discuss their platforms.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Source: Inquirer
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is urging legislators to consider passing this early a bill creating a Presidential Debate Commission in time for the May 2016 polls.