People’s action party won 60.14% of the mandate,lowest since independence,I have written in length again and again that the PAP is losings its grip,it is about time citizens acknowledge that Singapore is bigger then the PAP.Despite poor showing they are still able to secure 81 seats out of 87 seats,this is due to the GRC system the PAP put in place to dilute opposition votes.Many people like me are fed up with the government for the high cost of living,high cost of of HBD flats,the ridiculous amount of salaries ministers pay themselves etc.Since 1988 since the introduction of the GRC system,the opposition parties are unable to capture a GRC due to the existence of a anchor minister in every GRC ward, a common man will find it difficult to vote for the opposition parties as they are unable to introduce a candidate of ”minister” calibre.This election the worker’s party had captured Aljunied GRC,this is a break through we have since 5 opposition MP to represent us in parliament to voice our concern.The PAP will not take us lightly,they have not lost to WP just 5 seats but also Minister of Foreign Affairs,George Yeo who is anchor minister for Aljunied GRC.George on his last night of the hustings acknowledge that the people have resentment and anger towards the government and he promises is elected they will be reformers in seeking the government to listen to the people.PAP has never taken this sort of stance before,they are all along arrogant but after this election.PM Lee Hsien Long,and DPM Wong Kan Seng said they have heard the people’s voices and concerns.They better be! If not in the next elections,they will lose more GRCs and more Ministers.Many people are sad as George is leaving,I feel so as well,as minister George is more of those decent guys in the PAP.Despite having said that,he has to go for standing in the path of WP,I am sure the new elected MPs will voice the concern of the people. Mr Chiam See Tong who in this election  lose his seat of 27 years said ”They are your servants,not your bosses.”I fully agree with him,elected MPs are supposed to serve the people not gods for us to worship,the PAP has forgotten about this.The single member seat of Potong Pasir has been returned to the PAP after 27 years,Mr Chiam fought hard against the PAP even when they introduce a 80 million upgrading carrot to wrestle back the ward from him in the last election 2006,the residents still gave him their support.Mr Chiam suffer not one but two strokes and is sick but that did not gave up,he head a team of 4 to contest in the nearby Toa Payoh– Bishan against DPM Wong Kan Seng which he lost with 43% of the votes at the same time not to manage to retain his Potong Pasir seat.It was a double blow for him,whatever it is he will forever remain as a hero in Singapore politics with the likes of  J.B. Jeyaretnam.I hope he take good are of his health and leaving the fight for democracy to the younger generation

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