28 Feb '12, 1pm

Law experts tell us that the constitution demands a by-election in Hougang, read what they say: #Singapore

Put it simply, PAP doesn't have the guts to call for by-election now knowing that there's still lingering resentment against the PAP over a string of issues - none of which are any less significant than Yaw's case. In fact, rationally speaking, people should rightfully be concerned about whether the ruling party, which has secured the mandate to continue to rule, has delivered what it has promised instead of being obssessed with what essentially is a comparatively more trivial issue that has almost no bearing on our bread-n-butter concerns. I'm happy that the political science experts and observers have spoken up for us. The irony is that we didn't elect them and they actually have no obligation to speak up for us the people. The true irony is that the PAP failed the people and failed to allow the Hougang residents the constitutional rights to elect their MP in place of Ya...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/blogs/singaporescene/constitutio...

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