Pimentel backs PRRD call to get rid of Smartmatic

MANILA Senator Aquilino Pimentel III on Friday backed President Rodrigo Duterte's advice to the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to let go of the services of Smartmatic in the country's automated elections.

Pimentel, chair of the Senate committee on electoral reforms and people's participation, said the …

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Palace clarifies PRRD remarks vs. Smartmatic

Smartmatic is a response to concerns raised but does not mean it diminishes the credibility of the recently-concluded 2019 midterm elections.

"The President's MANILA MalacaAang on Friday clarified that President Rodrigo R. Duterte's remarks against latest remarks on Smartmatic does not mean that the just-concluded …

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