Tag Archives: Bukit Batok By-Election

Residents share thoughts on Bukit Batok by-election

Leading up to the Bukit Batok by-election that was held on 7 May, independent research firm Blackbox conducted a series of telephone interviews that revealed the sentiments of voters across the SMC. While People’s Action Party (PAP) candidate Murali Pillai won the Bukit Batok SMC seat by 61.2%, the Singapore Democratic Party’s (SDP) Chee Soon Juan captured the votes of …

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Response to Tharman’s speech on 5 May

By Robin Chee – This comment was first published on facebook thead but unable to be published earlier due to cooling day regulation. Watched the PAP election rally on 5 May and found Deputy Prime Minister Tharman’s speech very interesting. I had to re-watch it a few times and convince myself that this is indeed a man holding the position of …

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Why Dr Chee will likely lose in Bukit Batok by-election despite hard effort and warm reception

Yup, you read that headline. Chee Soon Juan, the Secretary General of the Singapore Democratic Party and its candidate for the Bukit Batok by-election, is likely to lose, even though he has done his very best, and focused discussions solely on policies that he and his party hope to implement for Bukit Batok residents. The article, “Bukit Batok By-Election: Which way would it go?” shared an …

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