22 Aug '11, 5am

Wah liao wtf Dr Tan Cheng Bock says women need husband permissions to enter politics. #epicfailstatement

Wah liao wtf Dr Tan Cheng Bock says women need husband permissions to enter politics. #epicfailstatement

AsiaOne Saturday, Aug 20, 2011 What else was said at the forum: Well, I've not always agreed with my Cabinet colleagues, for example, on Graduate Mothers' Scheme. When I became Minister for Education, I decided to review it, I thought it was wrong and persuaded my Cabinet colleagues to change the decision. But I do not believe in making contradictory statements for the sake of making contradictory statements, just to show that I am independent. I think what's most important is to have independent mind - exercise your mind under the circumstances of each situation, act independently which I will do as president, whether it's with the reserves or with other decisions. Apply your own mind. And I think that over the years people have always regarded me, even when I was in Cabinet, as an independent voice. And I'll do the same when I'm, if I'm elected as president.' Dr Tony Tan...

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