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Comelec has proclaimed the 6 new senators, Binay not present


 

On Thursday night, Comelec by full court, sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC), proclaimed  the top six senator candidates at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City.

The six senators are: Grace Poe-Llamanzares with 6,978,111 votes so far, Loren Legarda (6,405,625), Allan Peter Cayetano (5,989,369), Francis Escudero (5,944,573), Juan Edgardo Angara (5,593,601) and United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) member Nancy Binay (5,787,423).

NBOC was able to make ure  that the still to be canvassed provincial and city certificates of canvass will not anymore affect the results of the first six.

Meanwhile, despite Binay’s absence, she  is now a senator-elect together with the  six of 12 new senators, Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes said.

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