Statement of the Presidential Spokesperson on the House of Representatives’ approval of the synchronization of the ARMM elections with the 2013 national polls

Statement of Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda:
On the House of Representatives’ approval of the synchronization of the ARMM elections with the 2013 national polls
[Released on March 22, 2011]
The House of Representatives has approved the synchronization of the ARMM elections with the 2013 national polls. This is a bold and visionary step toward working with the people of ARMM to achieve what all Filipinos deserve: clean honest elections free of manipulation by fraud and command votes. We look forward to fulfilling our pledge to the legislators and people, including civil society on this.