28 Apr '11, 3pm

New kid on the block holds first rally #SGelections

New kid on the block holds first rally #SGelections

THE Reform Party held its first-ever rally on Thursday night, drawing on the legacy of its founder, the late Mr J.B. Jeyaretnam, popularly known as JBJ and comparing the well-known opposition leader with his son, party chief Kenneth Jeyaretnam. Apart from homing in on cost of living and other hot-button issues, the eight candidates who spoke also recalled the late party founder's goals and promised to return 'power to the people' - a phrase often used by JBJ. The party, which is contesting Ang Mo Kio and West Coast GRCs, drew a crowd of at least 1,500 at Clementi Stadium as it pitched itself as 'dragon slayers' - an allusion to its attempt to take on a high-powered People's Action Party team at Ang Mo Kio helmed by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. The crowd swelled from a few hundred to beyond 1,000 as speakers took turns on stage to hit out at government policies. The spee...

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