PHL Vote 2022

This microsite features our fact-checks, explainers, commentaries, news and in-depth stories about the 2022 national and local elections.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Image ALTERED to show ‘Run Sara Run’ tarp on vehicle in Marawi City

A reverse image search, however, revealed that the original copy of the photo showing a convoy was taken over three years ago. There was no tarpaulin…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Sara Duterte DID NOT respond to Isko Moreno comment on tarpaulins in circulating video

The Davao City mayor made no reference to Moreno in her monologue.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Comelec spox DID NOT express support for ‘Run, Sara, Run’ campaign

This is a spurious spin on a statement made by the Comelec official in a Feb. 24 interview with ANC.

Know thy creator: Video of ‘Run, Inday, Run’ tarp printing sparks public curiosity

A look into the company’s history shows it has taken on printing jobs for local and national government agencies, including the Philippine National…

Time to revisit law on premature campaigning

Incumbent legislators would do the country a great service if they seriously take a closer look at a provision in Republic Act (RA) 9369 that rendered…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Video makes MISLEADING claims about Raffy Tulfo, Sara Duterte candidacies in 2022

The radio and TV personality has made no announcement he would vie for public office. Neither has the presidential daughter said she was running in…