29 Jul '17, 1pm

[Mothership] Halimah Yacob confirms (again) she’s thinking about running to be Elected President https://t.co/EZl3LNDs8X

[Mothership] Halimah Yacob confirms (again) she’s thinking about running to be Elected President https://t.co/EZl3LNDs8X

On July 16, Speaker Halimah Yacob told The Straits Times after a community event at her Marsiling ward that she was “thinking about” running for the presidency. “I am thinking about it, of running for the presidency…The elected presidency is a very heavy responsibility and an important institution in Singapore, so it’s not something that one should take lightly… so it needs a bit of time to think.” The Straits Times Nearly two weeks later, Halimah, Member of Parliament for Marsiling-Yew Tee GRC, is still thinking about it. Here is what the Speaker of Parliament revealed to Channel NewsAsia at a post-Hari Raya gathering of 20 women leaders of various faiths today (July 29): “I’m deeply honoured by the expressions of support, but I still need to further do my consultations.” Perhaps it was in response to an article by Yahoo News which mentioned that a source — a former union...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2017/07/halimah-yacob-confirms-again...

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