SDP questioned if Zaqy Mohamad is the rightful representative in Marsiling-Yew Tee as residents were never consulted on the decision. It drew parallels with Halimah Yacob's Presidency and has since initiated action in court for the lack of a by-election.
Our reader wonder if Workers' Party will have the chance to speak on the Elected Presidency in Parliament. He asked if it's possible for all 6 WP MPs to file similar adjournment motions and at the last minute so they stand a better chance.
Workers' Party's Leon Perera spoke up about the restrictions to asking more questions in Parliament due to limited quota. He listed questions on transport, finance, parliamentary videos, etc that have not been answered since April.
Our reader praised MP Sun Xueling for speaking up about lift breakdowns in Punggol but added that the Home Improvement Programme poses another problem with its poor workmanship. He thinks more MPs should act on constructive feedback and take unprofessional contractors to task.
Boat captain Mr Shoo Chiau Huat has finally returned to Singapore after being detained in Indonesia for illegal fishing. He experienced jail, paying fines and "house arrest" before the court dismissed his illegal sailing charge in May. Altogether, he spent close to 1.5 years away from home and is happy to be reunited with his family once more.
Our reader who complained about her neighbour's "night time renovation" to the HDB, Police and other relevant authorities said nobody bothered to help her. She was enraged by how HDB actually had the cheek to ask her to be more tolerant instead of doing something to solve the problem!
A Woodgrove resident defended MP Ong Teng Koon against a complaint that he did not visit the estate as promised. The resident gave an example of the MP's exemplary attitude in solving her complaint within 12 days and was certain he will do the same if the complainant bothered to drop him an email.
An Aljunied resident suffered an electricity blackout for the whole night and complained about the Town Council's inefficiency. He said it gave excuses like its technicians forgot to bring their toolbox. How can liddat?