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GE2020: Heng Swee Keat Fumbles Embarrassingly During Nomination Day Speech

After being sent to East Coast GRC to go up against the WP's team consisting of promising candidate Nicole Seah, Fumbling Heng lived up to his name and fumbled embarrassingly during his Nomination Day speech. What made it more awkward was that Jessica Tan, who was standing behind him, had her mask upside down with an inverted PAP logo.

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GE2020: Opposition Candidates' Pictures Missing in ST Nomination Day Live Coverage

The 158th media has made no effort to hide their bias against the opposition by leaving out faces of opposition candidates in their Nomination Day Live Coverage. 158 did not bother to find photos of opposition candidates and just showed them as blanks while all the PAP candidates' faces were shown. What is their excuse for not being able to get a photo of the prominent Paul Tambyah who is going to be president of the International Society of Infectious Diseases?

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GE2020: Heng Swee Keat Sent To East Coast GRC Over Fear Of Losing To The Workers' Party

GE2020: Heng Swee Keat Sent To East Coast GRC Over Fear Of Losing To The Workers' Party

In a surprise move, Heng Swee Keat showed up at the St Anthony's Canossian nomination centre in Bedok North to file his nomination papers for East Coast GRC. WP has consistently walked the grounds of East Coast GRC. Therefore it comes with no surprise that WP commands a significant percentage of votes as seen in the previous elections, even reaching a high of 45.2% of votes in GE2011. By moving Heng Swee Keat to East Coast GRC, it seems the PAP is hoping that the "4G leader" will be able to shore up whatever remaining support the PAP has in this GRC.

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GE2020: IB Page Fabrications About the PAP Violates Facebook Policies And Gets Shut Down

It is so funny because even Facebook knows that FAP is IB page and is "inauthentic" and is not a true representation of the voice of ordinary Singaporeans. Basically Facebook has called the bullshit on FAP.

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GE2020: Tan Jee Say Asks To Rejoin Singapore Democratic Party

GE2020: Tan Jee Say Asks To Rejoin Singapore Democratic Party

On 29 June Tan Jee Say expressed his interest to continue providing an alternate voice for Singaporeans, but this time under the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP). He has initiated contact with SDP Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan stating his interest to rejoin the party. His decision to rejoin SDP was based on two reasons: Firstly, SDP's values reflect the values and beliefs he champions for Singaporeans. Secondly, SDP is a great party with dynamic leadership that has grown in strength over the years.

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GE2020: PAP Candidate Ng Ling Ling Allegedly Made False Claim About Her Role In SSTI

GE2020: PAP Candidate Ng Ling Ling Allegedly Made False Claim About Her Role In SSTI

After a member of the public accused ex-PAP candidate Ivan Lim of being arrogant and elitist, another concerned Singaporean has stepped forward to call PAP candidate Ng Ling Ling out for allegedly making a false claim. According to this Singaporean, Ng Ling Ling had falsely claimed credit for setting up the Social Service Training Institute (SSTI). She was merely an Assistant Director at SSTI while the founding director was Ms Tan Bee Heong.

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GE2020: PAP's Ivan Lim Withdraws From Candidacy After Mounting Controversy

In less than 24 hours after PAP's Ivan Lim announced he was determined to carry on contesting in GE2020, he U-turned and withdrew his candidacy. If Lim and the PAP thought they could quell the criticisms against Lim, they probably realised how wrong they were and how grossly they underestimated the intensity of the feedback against Lim's conduct.

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GE2020: PAP New Candidate Ivan Lim Defends Himself Against Online Criticisms

Ivan Lim has tried to explain himself in response to online criticisms and maintained that he will not back out from contesting. He did not apologise for his arrogant behaviour and instead gave his version of stories with regards to the incidents posted online.

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GE2020: Ho Ching Sides With PAP New Candidate Ivan Lim

Empress Dowager Ho Ching has taken a side on the Ivan Lim issue. Yesterday, she shared a post on her Facebook comparing PAP new candidate Ivan Lim with Kee Chiu and Kate Spade who used to be mocked by people, implying that Ivan Lim can soon prove the people wrong. By sharing this post, Madam Ho has shown that she cannot differentiate between mocking and testimonies of serious character issues from people who have crossed path with Ivan Lim.

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GE2020: Heng Swee Keat Spotted at West Coast Teban Market With Iswaran and Foo Mee Har

After it is clear that the PSP led by Dr Tan Cheng Bock would be contesting in West Coast GRC, the PAP must have felt so uneasy that they sent the DPM Heng Swee Keat all the way from the East to show face at West Coast Teban Market on Saturday, 27 June morning.

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