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Presidential candidate Dr Tony Tan has received strong endorsements from several PAP figures, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong A flood of endorsements has poured in for Presidential candidate Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam just days after he held a press conference to declare his interest in contesting the upcoming Presidential election. Judging from the source of endorsements thus far, it would appear that Dr Tan will have a difficult time justifying that he is not the PAP-backed candidate. The first comments on Dr Tan’s candidacy came from incumbent President S R Nathan. President Nathan, who is expected to stand down following two terms in office, said that Dr Tan “had the qualities to lead Singapore”. Like Dr Tan, President Nathan is a former chairman of the state-owned Singapore Press Holdings, and has been described as being a PAP loyalist. Although he was never a memb...

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