Daily Archives: 2016-01-30

Lee Li Lian shows how helpless she would be if she took up an NCMP position
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

In a Facebook post on Saturday, Workers’ Party candidate for Punggol East SMC in the General Election 2015, Lee Li Lian spoke out on the issue of the Non-constituency Member of Parliament seat that had been the subject of debate in parliament yesterday, commenting Read More

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NCMP scheme itself is a political maneuvering
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By Richard Wan In yesterday’s (29 Jan) Parliamentary debate, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office Chan Chun Sing accused Workers’ Party (WP) of political maneuvering when WP proposed to transfer the vacant Non-constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) seat from Ms Lee Li Lian Read More

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Changes to NCMP system: Patronising and calculated
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By Ghui At first glance, the new raft of amendments to our political system made me indignant. I thought it patronising on so many levels. Firstly, it fudges the differences between NCMPs and elected MPs by allegedly giving them “equal voting powers” akin Read More

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Singapore exile, Tan Wah Piow writes to AGC asking for convictions in 1975 quashed
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Singapore exile, Tan Wah Piow has sent a letter to the Attorney-General Chambers (AGC) office asking for the convictions in 1975 against him and another two individuals to be quashed in view of the conviction against former NTUC secretary-general and People’s Action Party Read More

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