Comelec admits ‘difficulty’ in catching vote buyers

MANILA, Philippines -- The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said it would be "difficult" to act on reports regarding candidates distributing cash to disaster displaced families and consider it as vote buying.   Comelec Spokesperson James Jimenez said Tuesday it could not easily decide on the fate of the candidate given some circumstances that need to be considered.   "It's very difficult for Comelec to commit to any particular decision without having seen the case first hand, without having heard the parties. Walang witnesses, the people accused have not been given the opportunity to respond to the Comelec," Jimenez said in an interview with CNN's The Source. ...Keep on reading: Comelec admits ‘difficulty’ in catching vote buyers

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