Fraudulent poll system in 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 19 October 2015 11:33

KAKAMPI MO ANG BATAS

BY Atty. BATAS MAURICIO

LIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “… Do not trust in extortion or put vain hope in stolen goods; though your riches increase, do not set your heart on them…” (Psalm 62:10, the Holy Bible).

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RP POLITICIANS RUNNING FOR MONEY: Why are there so many Filipinos wanting to run for political office? It is because of the opportunity to get rich, for the upstarts, and to get richer for those who are already financially well-off.

There is simply too much money in government, so that  even those who ran wanting to serve  initially inevitably find themselves unable to resist the temptation and allure of bribes offered by unscrupulous businessmen for big government projects once they get elected.

And many Filipinos being fake and spurious Christians—or Christians only in words and not in deeds and in motivations—it is easy for anyone wanting politicians to do something for them to prod those politicians to act one way or the other. Unless Filipinos become true and sincere Christian believers, therefore, our country will remain led by the corrupt, by the plunderers, and by the abusive.

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FRAUDULENT POLL SYSTEM IN 2016: Will someone please tell me why no one seems able to compel the Commission on Elections to return the safety features of the computer machines our country is going to use for the 2016 presidential elections? More importantly, can anyone tell me why the Comelec can afford to brazen it out in its refusal to return those safety features?

Undeniably, with the computer system now in place for the 2016 elections—which was the very system that was used in installing President Aquino in 2010 and in proclaiming his senatorial candidates as 60% victors in the 2013 mid-term elections—there is absolutely  no way for voters to know whether their votes were counted or not.

Surely, this system is a fool-proof recipe for poll fraud and cheating, because no one—not even the candidates themselves—can have proof of who the people voted for. Everyone will have to simply accept what the Comelec will say. This makes me wonder why no candidate—especially those running for the presi