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Voters Practices in the Philippine Election

Glenn L. Velmonte.

Abstract
Electing public officers is the most exciting event in Philippines. It is when friends turn to enemies and relatives into insignificant all in the name of the candidate they supported. The research unveils the rationale behind this exciting event. This research resolves the common practices before election.What are the problems and challenges encountered? How do voters behave before election? And what Policy Recommendation on Electoral Reforms can be proposed based on the findings of the study? This study made use purposive sampling. Interview is conducted in one of the poorest province in the Philippines which is Southern Leyte and Fifty (50) selected respondents from the five municipalities of Cebu Province must be of legal age (18) and above, and a registered voter. The researchers identified the following respondents based on characteristics that they deem to be the basic qualification significant to make this study possible.The result of the research strongly recommended that Commission on Election should provide an avenue so that the voters will know well the candidates they are about to choose. Debate is advisable prior to the election proper. In this way, the voters will be educated on the capabilities of the future officials. Government should do its best to stop vote buying.

Key words: election, electoral reforms, voters, vote buying, electorate, behavior


 
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Glenn L. Velmonte. Voters Practices in the Philippine Election. JCR. 2020; 7(17): 1775-1782. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.17.224


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Glenn L. Velmonte. Voters Practices in the Philippine Election. http://www.jcreview.com/?mno=39634 [Access: May 31, 2021]. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.17.224


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Glenn L. Velmonte. Voters Practices in the Philippine Election. JCR. 2020; 7(17): 1775-1782. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.17.224



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Glenn L. Velmonte. Voters Practices in the Philippine Election. JCR. (2020), [cited May 31, 2021]; 7(17): 1775-1782. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.17.224



Harvard Style

Glenn L. Velmonte (2020) Voters Practices in the Philippine Election. JCR, 7 (17), 1775-1782. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.17.224



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Glenn L. Velmonte. 2020. Voters Practices in the Philippine Election. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (17), 1775-1782. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.17.224



Chicago Style

Glenn L. Velmonte. "Voters Practices in the Philippine Election." Journal of Critical Reviews 7 (2020), 1775-1782. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.17.224



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Glenn L. Velmonte. "Voters Practices in the Philippine Election." Journal of Critical Reviews 7.17 (2020), 1775-1782. Print. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.17.224



APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Glenn L. Velmonte (2020) Voters Practices in the Philippine Election. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (17), 1775-1782. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.17.224