But the RMA also exposed election problems that merit investigation, such as excess or missing ballots
, torn ballots
, and ballots
delivered to the wrong precinct.
Pursuant to the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) rules, SBRCG members are tasked to assess the quality of submitted ballots
before they forward them to the Special Board of Election Inspectors (SBEIs) who eventually feed the ballots
to the Vote Counting Machine (VCM).
Those who will vote manually should accomplish the ballot
by writing the names of candidates for senators and the acronym of the party-list representative of their choice.
Jimenez said 45 percent or 28,887,821 ballots
of the total ballots
for the upcoming elections have already been printed by the National Printing Office (NPO) as of March 11.
Print the voter information and affidavit on the actual ballot
and require the voter to sign the ballot
instead of the envelope.
Currently, 208 ballot
boxes have been inspected, representing about 13 percent of the total.
More than 2,000 postal ballots
were rejected across the country during the primary round of elections this year.
The tribunal, in a resolution dated September 18, said that Marcos did not present evidence to back his claim that the decrypted ballot
images are not faithful images of the paper ballots
and are compromised.
The discovery of ballot
papers fuelled allegations of rigging being hurled by various political parties.
Some LHWs objected to the rigging attempt by the ADC and reached the hospital with reporters and caught the officer red-handed with ballot
He informed that it was estimated that the commission required 210 million of total ballot
papers for the total constituencies of national and provincial assemblies.
Prior to an election, the Election Commission (EC) will issue an open tender calling for election materials such as indelible ink, ballot
papers and ballot
boxes, and services like phone lines, hotlines and fax.