Sunday, December 4, 2022

All posts tagged "State Elections Commission"

  • CEE Concerned about Budget for Looming Election Cycle

    Officials at the Puerto Rico State Elections Commission (CEE by its Spanish acronym) have expressed concern in recent weeks regarding budgetary commitments for the upcoming 2016 election cycle, which will include primaries and general elections. Although electoral...

    • Posted January 4, 2016
  • PDP Agrees With Stiffer Regulations On Campaign Donations

    SAN JUAN – The chairman of the transition committee for Popular Democratic Party president David Bernier supported amendments proposed by Electoral Comptroller Manuel Torres that would stiffen laws related to political campaign donations.PDP Rep. Jesus Santa said Bernier has voluntarily...

    • Posted January 3, 2016
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  • Independent Candidates And Fewer Voters Could Mark Next Election

    SAN JUAN – The deadline for the filing of applications for candidacies for the next general election came with a total of 11 independent candidates, eight candidates for governor, and no other significant news.  Of the eight...

    • Posted December 31, 2015
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  • Something Is Wrong In The PDP

    By Ismael Torres SAN JUAN – What seems to be the beginning of a stampede of lawmakers trying to bail out of the Popular Democratic Party (PDP) by not running for reelection hints that something must be...

    • Posted December 30, 2015
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  • Special Schedule for Candidacy Filings During Holidays Announced

    SAN JUAN – The president of the State Elections Commission (CEE by its Spanish initials), Liza García Vélez, announced Thursday the agency will have a special business schedule for the holiday season. The nominations and endorsement filing...

    • Posted December 24, 2015
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  • State Elections Commission Rushes to Prepare New Budget

    Cost Unclear for 2016 Elections, but $36.6 Million Spent on 2012 Elections New electoral realities, such as the use of machines to tally votes, could increase the cost of the electoral process, even though there is an...

    • Posted December 24, 2015