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GE 2015 SURVEY

Swing in support towards PAP from mid, high income earners: poll

Institute of Policy Studies survey also shows those polled increasingly agree there's need for checks and balances

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Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his Ang Mo Kio GRC team thanking their supporters at Toa Payoh Stadium after election results were announced on Polling Day in September.

Singapore

THE nationwide vote swing of 9.8 percentage points to the People's Action Party in the Sept 11 general election (GE) was likely due to middle and higher-income earners backing the political status quo, in a shift from the 2011 GE when these groups showed a greater desire for