25 Mar '11, 1am

That makeshift cubicle at the void deck via @AddThis

Quote:“If a person … really wants to be an MP,” Mr Chiam says, “he can work the ground and he can show himself to the people – that he is hardworking and he is for the people. I think he will get elected that way and show that he is a true representative of the people.” To PM Lee and our current government, they believe they can only attract the best candidates with monetary returns so that they may stay committed to the job. Unfortunately, I don’t see this scheme works. In fact, i believe it attracts the wrong group of people – people who already have a good career and just wanted an icing on the cake (as an additional income source) to join PAP. Their interests are NOT on serving the people. On the other hand, people who really have the heart (and NOT just superficial paper qualifications) to serve the people are shunned by such PAP policies. Or those with good careers (...

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/03/that-makeshift-cubicl...

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