Commission on Elections (Comelec) spokesperson James Jimenez said presidential aspirants in the 2022 elections should attend presidential debates.
Jimenez took this position even as the law does not mandate the candidates to participate in debates.
Presidential and Vice Presidential candidates should commit, to the public whose votes they seek, that they will participate in the debate, said Jiminez.
The poll body is set to hold three presidential and vice-presidential debates in February, March, and April. READ MORE