European parliament hearing reveals concerns about disenfranchisement of overseas voters due to outdated voting systems.
The report also commented on the fast proclamation of winning candidates. Comelec was able to proclaim new Senators in record time.
Los Angeles County pioneered the use of the ePen- an innovative new digital technology to streamline and expedite election reports.
The May 9 elections saw the largest turnout since 1986 with 81% of the registered voters or over 44 million Filipinos casting their votes.
During the proclamation, several Senators thanked the Comelec for a “credible and transparent elections."