LEGAZPI CITY: Forty-six political aspirants and re-electionists for positions in Albay have filed their Certificates of Candidacy (COCs) before the Commission on Elections (Comelec). Lawyer Romeo Serrano, Comelec provincial director in Albay, said 46 aspirants for the various elective positions in the province have submitted their COCs. The Comelec Albay head said those who filed were from major political parties like the Liberal Party, Nationalista Party, PDP-Laban, among others. The official start of the campaign period for national positions is from Feb. 9 to May 7. For local positions, it is from March 25 to May 7, 2016. A radioman in Legazpi City was among those who filed his COC, specifically 10 minutes before the commission closed down the filing for candicacies for congressional posts.