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Interesting facts of #sgelections 2011 (Yawning Bread on the IPS forum) #sgpolitics Pt 1: Pt 2:

looking at the three diagrams on “political orientation”, while PAP has much to worry about, opposition should be worried too: there is no overall increase in pro-opposition percentage from 2006 to 2011; the increase is in swing voters, who showed a greater tendency to swing towards opposition this time; that is, if in the next 5 years PAP succeeds in implementing more people friendly policies, or run a a better 2016 campaign (“both” is perhaps too much to ask – I am a pessimist), then its vote could very well swing back; some sign of this was already present in the 2011 result for Ang Mo Kio: the PAP vote there went up, mainly because LHL humbly apologized for some of the government’s failures the very positive numbers WP received in voter perception of credibility should also worry the other opposition parties (in addition to its predominant success in getting MPs into P...

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