MANILA (Philippine Every day Inquirer/Asia Information Community): Fee on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner George Garcia on Wednesday (April 20) warned voters to not put on garments with their most popular candidate’s face or title on election day, Might 9 as it’s thought-about campaigning.
In an interview on TeleRadyo’s On the Spot, Garcia was requested if voters can enter a polling precinct whereas carrying garments with their chosen candidate’s title.
“Don’t do it. That’s campaigning. Campaigning is prohibited on election day,” he answered.
“Sporting garments with the title or face of a candidate, that’s campaigning. Allow us to keep away from that,” he reminded voters.
Nevertheless, carrying garments with the candidate’s marketing campaign color or slogan is allowed, mentioned Garcia.
“There isn’t a drawback if you wish to put on your candidate’s color as a result of it’s your proper,” he mentioned.
“As for garments with marketing campaign slogans, we are able to’t do something about that. No less than, that isn’t campaigning,” the commissioner added.
For the 2022 elections, voters might be selecting from 10 presidential candidates, 9 vice presidential bets, 64 senatorial hopefuls, and 177 party-list teams.