canvassing


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Synonyms for canvassing

persuasion of voters in a political campaign

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The 94 canvassed COCs included the three from Laguna, Ilocos Sur and Davao del Norte, the canvassing of which was suspended on Wednesday due to questions about their transmission.
The canvassing of two COCs in Antique and Kuwait were suspended by the joint committee of the NBOC.
Why not start with all those sellers you called during your canvassing days?
Buyers come a dime a dozen, just don't get stuck focusing only on them and not on canvassing.
Earlier, before the panel could open any COC, lawyer Didagen Dilangalen from the Marcos camp asked for the separate canvassing of the votes for President so that Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte could be proclaimed ahead of time, pointing out that his rivals had already conceded.
Separate canvassing of the presidential and vice presidential votes is not only prudent and appropriate, it is likewise perfectly legal, he said.
Aquilino Koko Pimentel III, a member of the Senate canvassing panel, stopped him and said that canvassing will proceed on a per certificate of canvass (COC) basis.
Majority Floor Leader Neptali Gonzales II said Dilangalen has no right to raise such motion because he is not a member of the canvassing panel.
The Senate canvassing panel is composed of Senators Aquilino Koko Pimentel III, Juan Edgardo Sonny Angara, Ralph Recto, Teofisto Guingona III, Sergio Serge Osmena III, Juan Ponce Enrile, and Vicente Sotto III.
He also cited Section 10 of the canvassing rules, which said that the issues of the president and vice president positions may be tackled separately by the joint canvassing committee.
The Congress approved the canvassing rules, ignoring the objection of Abakada Rep.
Gonzales named the following as alternative members of the joint canvassing committee-Pampanga Rep.
The canvassing of votes will officially start on Wednesday.
The official canvassing of votes will start Wednesday.
The nine-day canvassing did not proceed without hitches as counsels of senatorial candidates and party-list groups alleged discrepancies between the figures reflected on the Comelec transparency server and those of their internal tallies.