Pimentel says poll glitches call for Senate probe; Sotto wants Smartmatic out

Senator Aquilino Pimentel III raised Tuesday the possibility of a Senate probe amid glitches that marred the voting process and electronic transmission of election results to the transparency server.

“Glitches are enough to call for a congressional investigation. Why are we still having all these glitches? Cannot Comelec (Commission on Elections) anticipate them?” Pimentel said in a text message to reporters.

Senate President Vicente Sotto III said “it’s about time we stop using Smartmatic,” referring to the supplier of vote counting machines.

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Pimentel says poll glitches call for Senate probe; Sotto wants Smartmatic out