Philippines – The Senate and the House of Representatives gathered in a joint meeting as the National Board of Canvassers to authoritatively count the decisions in favor of president and VP and in the end declare the champs for these surveys.
Without precedent for the historical backdrop of the nation’s mechanized decisions, Congress will be working nonstop to solicit the decisions in favor of president and VP with expectations of announcing victors in these races.
Meanwhile, the presumptive president Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. furthermore, his running mate, hypothetical VP Sara Duterte-Carpio have gotten persuading leads in their separate races, accumulating north of 31 million votes separately, as per halfway and informal outcomes.
To make the result of the decisions last, Article VII, Section 4 of the 1987 Constitution undertakings Congress to peddle votes in favor of president and VP.
The Congress has made a peddling panel made out of individuals from the Senate and the House to contrast the actual declarations of solicit and computerized COCs to check whether they match in figures and marks.
Should there be any disparities, the NBOC will concede the campaign of the COC and require the concerned leading body of pollsters to show up before it to make sense of the distinction. On the off chance that individual appearance is beyond the realm of possibilities, the concerned leading group of solicitors to show up through any type of correspondence considered protected and solid by the joint board.
The board, with seven individuals each from the Senate and the House, is together led by Zubiri and House Majority Leader Martin Romualdez. Beside Zubiri, the upper chamber’s agents are Sens. Nancy Binay, Imee Marcos, Grace Poe and Pia Cayetano. Filling in as substitutes in the board are Sens. Lito Lapid, Risa Hontiveros, Koko Pimentel and Bato dela Rosa.