16 Feb '12, 1pm

Hougang residents appear inclined to vote WP again #Singapore

Some Hougang residents reiterated their support for Workers' Party in the by-election despite the scandal involving … In the case of a by-election in Hougang , some residents who have before supported the Workers' Party said they would continue to do so despite the scandal involving Yaw Shin Leong. Several residents reiterated their support for the opposition party, crediting its work in the grassroots and the "swift action" the party took to deal with Yaw. On Thursday, WP announced that it was expelling Yaw from the party for not addressing allegations regarding his private affairs. The expulsion also meant that he would also no longer be a Member of Parliament for the single member constituency. Said SIA pilot Travis Xu, "Hougang has always been a WP stronghold, so I'm planning to uphold that tradition. I'm sure whoever they send to represent WP will not fare that badly....

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