Tulfo-backed ACT-CIS surges ahead in party-list voting

MANILA, Philippines --- The ACT-CIS, backed by Erwin Tulfo, continued to lead the party-list race with 2,524,878 votes as of the 8:12 a.m. partial and unofficial tally of the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV)-Inquirer Transparency Server.   As of posting, 82,094 of 87,851 or 93.45 percent of nationwide election returns have been transmitted.   Jocelyn Tulfo, the wife of Erwin's older brother Raffy, is the second nominee of ACT-CIS.   The Tulfos were involved in the controversial multi-million peso ad deal involving the Department of Tourism, People's Television Network Inc. and Tulfo-owned Bitag Media Unlimited Inc. They also host...

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