13 Jun '11, 1am

‘It’s not just about the reserves’ | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

After so many years in office, Mr Nathan while receiving millions in payouts courtesy from taxpayers had not even fulfilled this most basic obligations towards the people: that being monitoring how the PAP government uses the reserves. If he has some sanity of what proper role an EP should be, he should at least question the manner the PAP government uses the reserves, and how they disburse their own ministerial salaries. By failing to do so, he failed us the people of Singapore. I can only say one thing about him: he is a failure as EP and to think that he is even thinking of running for the EP again, makes me feel that this position, a figurehead ceremonial role no doubt, is gravely insulted. In no manner can Mr Nathan be compared to late Mr Ong Teng Cheong. The difference between these two personalities? Mr Ong dare to do the right thing by questioning about the reserve...

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