01 May '11, 9pm

TODAY: Ministers have lost their way: Steve Chia #sgelections #sgelection

SINGAPORE - National Solidarity Party (NSP) candidate Tony Tan, 41, yesterday called for a contest of ideas and policies - and not politicking - as the clock ticks down to Polling Day on May 7. Mr Tan, who is contesting in Chua Chu Kang Group Representation Constituency, was responding to comments by People's Action Party incumbent Alvin Yeo that Chua Chu Kang was the NSP team's "second choice" after it pulled out of Moulmein-Kallang GRC. At an NSP rally last night at Jurong West Stadium, Mr Tan drew attention to his opponent's suggestion in Parliament during the 2009 recession that the Government should give tax breaks to those in the highest income bracket. Mr Tan said he could not understand why Mr Yeo looked to reduce the tax burden on the rich at the height of the recession when many were worried about keeping their jobs. "Perhaps Mr Alvin Yeo can explain why he put t...

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