Comelec accredits ‘Hugpong ng Pagbabago’ as regional political party

DAVAO CITY (July 3) — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday approved the   Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP), a regional party headed by Presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. “The petition for accreditation granted because party have met the requirements,” Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez told reporters. The Comelec First Division granted the application …