Poll body urged to cleanse partylist system

KABATAAN partylist regional coordinator Mark Anthony Simbajon urged the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to be true in cleansing partylist system for the May 2013 polls.

“It simply won’t work if the Commission on Elections (Comelec) will not be ridding-off, too, Malacañang-backed partylists, for it will be defeating the primary purpose of cleansing the system which is ridding-off bogus party-lists and groups – which are neither the marginalized nor the underrepresented,” Simbajon said. Read the rest of this entry