Pandemic Election: PAP forms government; opposition gains one more constituency

Good job surviving the six-hour-long #GE2020 results marathon.

Say what?! GE2020’s most memorable things said by candidates

Say what?! GE2020’s most memorable things said by candidates

Politicians say the damnedest things. Which was your fave?

Chan Chun Sing says leaked audio on crises benefiting PAP ‘taken out of context’

Chan Chun Sing says leaked audio on crises benefiting PAP ‘taken out of context’

Chan says his intent was to caution against taking voters for granted.

Male politicians continue to dominate Singapore elections: AWARE

Male politicians continue to dominate Singapore elections: AWARE

Four times more men than women contesting in #GE2020.

WP reacts to Lee Hsien Loong’s rally speech, highlights COVID-19 proposals, party independence

WP reacts to Lee Hsien Loong’s rally speech, highlights COVID-19 proposals, party independence

‘Very convenient thing for the Prime Minister just to brush everybody with the same paintbrush.’

Man files police report against PAP over statement on Raeesah Khan

Man files police report against PAP over statement on Raeesah Khan

Ruling party accused of spreading misinformation, promoting enmity.

GE2020: PAP calls on Workers’ Party to state its stand on Sengkang GRC candidate Raeesah Khan

GE2020: PAP calls on Workers’ Party to state its stand on Sengkang GRC candidate Raeesah Khan

PAP now calling on its rival to not ask voters to ‘write it a blank cheque.’

Hwa Chong Institution says it encourages political discourse, just not on social media

Hwa Chong Institution says it encourages political discourse, just not on social media

School concerned students’ posts can be screen-captured, taken out of context.

Renewable energy, minorities: Singapore youths table issues for next Parliament

Renewable energy, minorities: Singapore youths table issues for next Parliament

See which parties are addressing their concerns – or not.

SG Elections: Gauging the 2020 election by internet points

SG Elections: Gauging the 2020 election by internet points

One party’s social media page is getting much more love than the others.


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