News: Entries archive
06 June 2016
“Because I am a Political Science major, I am naturally interested in learning the unique development and government of Singapore and I wanted the opportunity to learn more,” said Ms Megan Lee, the SDP's latest intern.
Megan, a sophomore at the University of California at Berkeley, studies comparative politics and education. A US citizen, she will be in Si... Read more »
06 June 2016
Many questions have been raised regarding the police investigation of Ms Teo Soh Lung and Mr Roy Ngerng over their posting of comments on Cooling-Off Day during the Bukit Batok by-election. The public is confused and concerned about the perplexing actions of the Elections Department and the police over the matter.
The SDP will hold a public forum 'Feeling The Heat on Cooling-off Day: Clampdown on Freedom of Expression' to further deliberate on this matte... Read more »
28 May 2016
It is unfortunate that the Elections Department (ELD) which works from under the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has chosen to file reports against Mr Roy Ngerng and Ms Teo Soh Lung when countless other individuals have posted material related to the by-election in Bukit Batok.
This includes PAP candidates such as Dr Vivian Balakrishnan and Ms Tin Pei Lin... Read more »
25 May 2016
During the Bukit Batok by-election, the Straits Times published a report on Cooling-off Day (6 May 2016) attacking Dr Chee over the matter of a meeting the SDP had with the Chiams in 2011.
Because the report was made on Cooling-off Day, it made it impossible for Dr Chee Soon Juan to provide a timely resp... Read more »