15 Feb '12, 10am

‘Brave move for Workers’ Party to sack Yaw’ - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Hougang residents welcomed the Workers’ Party’s (WP ) shock decision to expel its Member of Parliament (MP) for Hougang, Yaw Shin Leong . On Wednesday, WP party chairman Sylvia Lim told the media Yaw was expelled after he failed to give a proper account of his alleged indiscretions in his private life to the party leadership. She said he repeatedly did not show up for meetings when summoned. Regina Chua, 34, an auditor who has lived in Hougang SMC for six years, said, “The party did well to sack him. It was a brave move and it shows they are willing to choose morals over power.” She added, “Regardless of who stands in the by-election, I will still pick the WP because it has done a good job for residents here.” Another resident of 15 years, Desmond Chin , 31, systems engineer said: “To me, it is a long overdue move. But at least they have done it now. By sacking Yaw, the WP...

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