Secretary General of The Workers’ Party Mr Low Thia Khiang addresses the media today, and indicated the party’s interest in contesting in Marine Parade GRC, Macpherson SMC, as well as the areas WP has contested before.
“As a matter of principle, The Workers’ Party will contest where we have contested before. In this case, Joo Chiat is being redrawn into Marine Parade. We don’t want to disappoint voters in Joo Chiat. We want to offer them a choice again in this election.”
In General Elections 2011, the WP contested in 4 GRCs and 4 SMCs – Aljunied GRC, East Coast GRC, Moulmein-Kallang GRC, Nee Soon GRC, Hougang SMC, Joo Chiat SMC, Punggol East SMC, Seng Kang West SMC.