Comelec to public: Report vote-buying in communities

MANILA, Philippines -- The Commission on Elections (Comelec) called on the public on Sunday to report any vote-buying incidents in their area ahead of the midterm polls.   "Mga taumbayan, maki-bantay po kayo. Sabihin nila trabaho yan ng Comelec, bakit nila gawin? Maawa naman po kayo samin. Kung gusto niyo talaga ng malinis na halalan, tumulong po ang taong bayan sana," Comelec Commissioner Rowena Guanzon said in an interview with dzBB.   "Ang hinihingi namin makibantay na lang rin kayo dahil hindi namin kaya na bantayan lahat yan," she added.   According to Guanzon, incidents of vote buying -- such as giving away of gadgets and other items -- could be...

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