Vote 2013
  • April 25, 2014Book chronicles efforts for PWD-friendly polls

    Book chronicles efforts for PWD-friendly polls

    By MELISSA LUZ LOPEZ FOLLOWING the experience of persons with disabilities (PWDs) during the 2013 polls, much needs to be done to make the 2016 elections more accessible, according to a book recently..

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    • Zamboanga City scenes on election day
      Zamboanga City scenes on election day
      Text by YEN BLANCO DELGADO Photos by BARRY BARRACA ZAMBOANGA CITY –In elections past, this entrance to the Zamboanga City Sangguniang Panlungsod would be filled with ballot boxes. In Monday’s..
    • The Maguindanao barangay polls: lazy to frenzied
      The Maguindanao barangay polls: lazy to frenzied
      By ARTHA KIRA PAREDES and AMIEL MARK CAGAYAN BULDON, Maguindanao— Voters literally chased after ballot boxes in hotly contested towns in Maguindanao on barangay election day, while in others, there..
    • Sudden timeout for SK leaders
      Sudden timeout for SK leaders
      By MELISSA LUZ LOPEZ BAKA wala nang liga. There might be no sports fest anymore. Ian, 15, recalls his main worry when he heard the news that the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) or youth council elections were..
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    What's happening in your area?

    VERA Files’ Vote 2013 Map is a tool to crowdsource information on the 2013 elections. Submit a report on election-related incidents, hotspots, candidates and dynasties through an iPhone app, Android app, email, twitter (#verafiles, #vote2013) or a default form. Reports are subject to approval and verification. For more info, visit the map's home page. The map uses the Ushahidi platform. Its development was sponsored by the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives.
    LOCATE YOUR PRECINCT

    Verify your voter registration status. Check Comelec’s PRECINCT FINDER.
    WHO’S RUNNING WHERE

    Know who the candidates are in your place? Check Comelec’s LIST OF CANDIDATES.
    FOR OVERSEAS ABSENTEE VOTERS

    Can you vote? Check Comelec’s POST FINDER.
    WHAT BALLOTS LOOK LIKE

    What will your ballot look like on May 13? Check Comelec’s BALLOT TEMPLATES.