Today (March 12), special elections in five provinces are underway.
The replacement for Cagayan 2nd District Rep. Florencio Vargas, who died last July 22, 2010, will be determined.
Pursuant to COMELEC Minute Resolution No. 10-1434, promulgated on December 23, 2010, special elections for local posts are currently held in:
- Paracelis, Mountain Province,
- Sumisip, Basilan,
- Indanan, Sulu, and
- Sapa-Sapa, Tawi-Tawi.