06 Mar '11, 7pm

NCMP scheme is a bait for the opposition

The creation of more SMCs plays a complementary role in this process. With 9 guaranteed NCMP places for the opposition, there is increased incentive for the opposition to gun for the SMCs. This has played out exactly according to the PAP plan. Today, we see that the majority of the SMCs up for grabs have multiple opposition parties laying stakes on them, and even after a week of intense negotiations, the parties have yet to reach a compromise with the exception of a few SMCs such as Hougang, Potong Pasir and Bukit Panjang.

Full article: http://www.sgpolitics.net/?p=6019

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