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Synonyms for canvassing

persuasion of voters in a political campaign

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WATCH: Append party-list legal counsel Romel Bagares gets a dressing-down from Comelec Commissioner Rowena Guanzon for making a "speech" during the canvassing of votes for the May 13 elections.
Diola said they were already able to complete the canvassing of the COCs for the municipalities of Aleosan, Carmen, Tulunan, and the province of Lanao del Norte.
"Canvassing for the Disability and Life Insurance sectors is a rapidly growing competency within INTERTEL," said Steve DeRossett, President of INTERTEL, Inc.
Why not start with all those sellers you called during your canvassing days?
This is the second straight day that the Comelec suspended its canvassing of votes for the February 6 plebiscite.
'During the canvassing your honor, we witnessed some election returns have no entries particularly on the total number of registered voters, voters who actually voted and voters who actually did not vote,' Rama explained.
Panelo also said that while the Constitution required the canvassing, there could be a shortcut if all four rivals would also waive the right to be present at the canvassing.
The canvassing committee has counted 113 COCs so far- 45 on Wednesday, and 68 on Thursday.
He said that while the canvassing was stated in the Constitution, the charter did not say it was required.
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.
As the Congress started its canvassing, former Rep.
Congress in a joint session on Wednesday officially started the canvassing of votes for the positions of president and vice president in the recently concluded national elections.
Bongbong Marcos attempted to move for a separate canvassing of the votes for president and vice president during the joint session of Congress on Tuesday.
Congress in a joint session on Tuesday officially started the canvassing of the president and vice presidential results with the approval of the canvassing rules.
Neptali Gonzales II on Tuesday expressed hopes that the canvassing of the results for the president and vice president elections would be faster than the previous 2010 polls.