Photo Release

May 23, 2022

Senate prepares transfer of COCs, ERs to Batasan: Eleven 6 x 6 armored trucks and two armored personnel carriers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines start to arrive at the Senate premises Sunday, May 22, 2022, to prepare for the transfer to the House of Representatives in Quezon City the ballot boxes containing certificates of canvass (COCs) and election returns (ERs) for the presidential and vice presidential elections. As of latest count, 90.17 percent or 156 of the total 173 COCs have been delivered to the Senate. The Senate will resume reception of the remaining COCs on Tuesday, May 24. Senators and Representatives are set to convene in a joint session on May 24 to canvass the votes for presidential and vice presidential candidates in the May 9 elections. (Senate PRIB)