The National Board of Canvassers just adjourned for the day, to re-convene on Monday, the 2nd of July. Since there are still votes to be canvassed – the Maguindanao COC lacked the results from 38 precincts, there will be no proclamation of the 12th Senator-elect.
Also, the petition to declare a failure of elections in the race for Vice-Governor of Batangas has been denied. Sez the COMELEC
“We take notice … of the fact that the winning candidates for the municipal offices in the municipalities of Sto. Tomas and Taysan, Batangas have already been proclaimed. (This) clearly show(s) that there was no failure of elections.”