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: FB page revives old Mar Roxas ad, FALSELY claims it’s for 2022 polls

It was Roxas' campaign video in 2019.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Pacquiao DID NOT say poverty made him 'dumb'

The senator has not made "any statement regarding being ‘bobo,’" according to his office.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Claim that Pacquiao obtained college degree in three months NEEDS CONTEXT

Pacquiao completed his eligibility requirements for a degree in 16 months not three, and this is under its College of Continuing, Advanced and…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Roque contradicts Dutertes on Sara’s ‘presidential bid’

Palace Spokesperson Harry Roque revealed that President Rodrigo Duterte had “consistently” supported the potential presidential bid of his daughter,…

Pacquiao is hindrance to Duterte’s staying in power beyond June 2022

Boxing champ and Sen. Manny Pacquiao and President Rodrigo Duterte used to be allies.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Tito Sotto has not confirmed run for VP in 2022 elections

While Sotto said he is open to run as vice president, he has not confirmed this decision.