UK Today News: Philippine Election 2010 Results – Philippines Using Electronic Voting Machines For the First Time
Philippine Election 2010, Philippine Election 2010 Results, Philippine News: The voting time for the Philippines Election 2010 was extended by an hour Monday, since this was the first time that the Philippines was using electronic voting machines as part of the national voting system. Millions of Filipinos turned up to vote.
According to reports, the Philippines polls are expected to close at 7 a.m ET.
Filipinos will now elect a new president and vice-president, as well as people for the more than 17,000 other positions.
Reports say that there have been a number if queues today, owing mainly to the fact that there have been problems with the new automated vote-counting machines.
This year, boxing champion Manny Pacquiao has said that he will be running for Congress.
The Philippines Elections 2010 results will be out soon, so stay tuned for more updates here.