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canvass

a solicitation of opinions, votes, sales orders, etc.
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The canvassing committee has counted 113 COCs so far- 45 on Wednesday, and 68 on Thursday.
The camp of Marcos repeatedly raised the matter of undervoting in the vice presidential election on the second day of the canvassing for the presidential and vice presidential races by the national board of canvassers.
Canvassing is the search for listings, or product, in this case it would be real estate properties that are for sale.
The count proceeded, and the canvassing committee ending its first session after opening 48 certificates of canvass (COCs) and canvassing 45 of them.
Didagen Dilangalen, one of the counsels representing Marcos, moved for a separate canvassing of votes for president and vice president, saying that it was not prohibited by the Constitution.
This was after the Senate and the House of Representatives approved the rules for canvassing on Tuesday.
Jonathan Dela Cruz, who also served as Marcos' campaign adviser, sought a separate canvassing as he claimed that there is a separate certificate of canvass (CoC) for president and vice president in the province of Pangasinan.
The official canvassing for president and vice president began after Senate President Franklin Drilon and House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr.
In a press conference, Gonzales, the majority leader in the House of Representatives, said he hoped the canvassing would be faster because of the electronically transmitted election results that would be canvassed along with the certificates of canvass and the election results to be manually canvassed.
A tally board for the presidential and vice presidential election results was also set up near an entrance of the plenary hall, where the canvassing will take place.
The lower House has set the start of the canvassing on Tuesday starting 2 p.
We also appreciate the work done by the organizing committee to facilitate our canvassing process, Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista said when sought for his reaction.