'Senior Citizens' party-list appeals to Comelec
The Coalition of Associations of Senior Citizens in the Philippines is appealing to Commission on Elections (Comelec) chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr. to include them in the proclamation of winning party-list groups.
Senior Citizens, which was among 12 groups earlier disqualified by the poll body, obtained half a million votes in the May 13 elections..
It would rank 10th in the party-list rankings if its votes are counted.
Brillantes has said the poll body would only include the votes for the disqualified party-lists if the Supreme Court overturns the poll body's previous ruling today.
ANC News Now, 27 May 2013