10 Apr '11, 4am

[TR] Massive backlash over Teo Chee Hean’s ‘threat’ to Singaporeans

DPM Teo Chee Hean’s subtle threat that voting for the opposition will cost Singaporeans dearly has not gone down well with the ground as anti-PAP sentiments continue to rise ahead of the coming General Election. Speaking to the media on Thursday to release the PAP’s sixth batch of new candidates, DPM Teo warned that Singaporeans “may end up paying “quite a high premium” if they vote for the opposition, and should instead continue to support the ruling party.” He was responding to Workers’ Party Chief Low Thia Kiang’s earlier comments on Singaporeans to buy ‘political insurance’ by voting for the opposition in case the PAP fails. DPM Teo’s remarks sparked a massive backlash in cyberspace with many netizens lampooning him for ‘threatening’ voters again. Hopeless posted on Yahoo News: “”It is kind of threatening, don’t vote for me you will get dearly retribution is that what ...

Full article: http://www.temasekreview.com/2011/04/10/massive-backlash-...

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[TR] Teo Chee Hean and his nonsense

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