05 May '11, 3pm

Voting and an outline of PAP’s performance in recent years | The Online Citizen #sgelections #sgelection

Voting and an outline of PAP’s performance in recent years | The Online Citizen #sgelections #sgelection

I just read this article by Molly Meek: ["6 Dumb Singaporean Election Claims"][mm]. It provides responses to some election claims that are either unfair or fall apart when looked into in more detail. The article was good, and I felt an urge to expand more on no. 6. “The PAP has done a good job”. [mm]: http://mollymeek.wordpress.com/2011/04/29/6-dumb-singaporean-election-claims/ To this claim no. 6: In recent years, the PAP has continued to implement many of its past successful policies and a good job is clear in two major areas: + Crisis management (e.g. financial crisis, SARS) + Growing the GDP These are critical strengths the PAP has, and it is good that since the PAP is the largest party, you can be sure that these strengths will continue to be present in years to come. However, these alone do not qualify the PAP to all the seats in parliament, because in moving on to o...

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