Resurreccion Borra

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Resurreccion Borra
Chairman of the Commission on Elections
In office
October 2, 2007 – February 2, 2008
Appointed by Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
Preceded by Benjamin Abalos
Succeeded by Romeo A. Brawner
COMELEC Commissioner
In office
February 16, 2001 – February 2, 2008
Appointed by Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
Personal details
Born (1935-10-20) October 20, 1935 (age 81)
Janiuay, Iloilo, Philippine Islands
Nationality Filipino

Resurreccion Borra (born October 20, 1935) is a Filipino public servant who is a Career Executive Service Officer (CESO), a former commissioner and was the Acting Chairman of the Philippine Commission on Elections.[1] He was the most senior Commissioner of COMELEC who has served the agency for over 44 years. He replaced Benjamin Abalos upon the latter's resignation.

Members of the Borra Commission[edit]

Assumed office: October 2, 2007 Dissolved: February 2, 2008

# Name Position
1 Resureccion Z. Borra Acting Chairman/Commissioner
2 Florentino A. Tuason, Jr. Commissioner
3 Romeo A. Brawner Commissioner
4 Rene V. Sarmiento Commissioner
5 Nicodemo T. Ferrer Commissioner
6 Moslemen T. Macarambon, Sr. Commissioner


Chairman Borra retired effective February 2, 2008. He was replaced by Romeo A. Brawner as an Acting Chairman.

See also[edit]

Preceded by
Benjamin Abalos
COMELEC Chairman
October 2007– February 2, 2008
Succeeded by
Romeo A. Brawner


  1. ^ Uy, Veronica (30 May 2007). "Borra: Sarmiento ‘peacekeeping attitude’ won’t work in ARMM". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Retrieved 23 May 2011.  C1 control character in |title= at position 18 (help)