Ang Nars Among Party-List Group Initial Winners

Today, the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) proclaimed 53 party-list winners, leaving vacant 5 more seats that a possible Supreme Court (SC) order against the proclamations could affect.

The COMELEC, sitting as the national board of canvassers, clarified that this is a list of “initial winners.”In a resolution promulgated Tuesday, the COMELECc said it proclaimed the 53 groups “without prejudice to the proclamation of other parties, organizations, or coalitions which may later on be established to be entitled to one guaranteed seat, and/or additional seats.

Nurses' party-list group--Ang Nars--garners one seat.  The first nominee is Dr Leah Paquiz, a Beta Nu Delta member.


The Comelec proclaimed the following groups, with their corresponding number of seats:
  1. Buhay – 3 seats
  2. A-Teacher – 2 seats
  3. Bayan Muna – 2 seats
  4. 1-Care – 2 seats
  5. Akbayan – 2 seats
  6. Abono – 2 seats
  7. Ako Bicol – 2 seats
  8. OFW Family – 2 seats
  9. Gabriela – 2 seats
  10. Coop Natcco – 2 seats
  11. Agap – 2 seats
  12. Cibac – 2 seats
  13. Magdalo – 2 seats
  14. An Waray – 2 seats
  15. Abamin – 1 seat
  16. Act Teachers – 1 seat
  17. Butil – 1 seat
  18. Amin – 1 seat
  19. Act-CIS – 1 seat
  20. Kalinga – 1 seat
  21. LPGMA – 1 seat
  22. TUCP – 1 seat
  23. Yacap – 1 seat
  24. Agri – 1 seat
  25. Angkla – 1 seat
  26. ABS – 1 seat
  27. Diwa – 1 seat
  28. Kabataan – 1 seat
  29. Anakpawis – 1 seat
  30. Alay Buhay – 1 seat
  31. Aambis Owa – 1 seat
  32. 1-Sagip – 1 seat
  33. Ave – 1 seat
  34. Ating Koop 1 seat
  35. 1-BAP – 1 seat
  36. Abakada – 1 seat
  37. AMA – 1 seat
  38. Ang Nars – 1 seat