Senate aspirant Jamby Madrigal says sorry for holding "iPad contest" on her Facebook and Twitter pages reports that on Wednesday, February 21, "senatorial candidate Jamby Madrigal owned up to sponsoring an iPad raffle contest in her Facebook and Twitter pages and apologized to the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) for any possible election offense."


The report quoted Madrigal’s statement, where she said, "My Facebook, which is linked to my tweeter (sic) page is run by young volunteers and avid fans of my anti corruption advocacy. In their zeal to promote clean governance they saw nothing wrong with promoting the advocacy for anti corruption," she said in a statement. I extend my apologies to the Comelec for what my youth volunteers may have done which the COMELEC may perceive to be a violation of election rules."


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