Some people have suggested that President Chen's immediate resignation might be best for the country and the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).
Meanwhile everyone else is running for cover -- former president Lee Teng-hui (
I wonder if Lee and Chen would both "confess" to the fact that the "state affairs fund" is inappropriate for a democracy even when administered as originally intended.
Chen could "honorably" resign on that basis; he and his wife could still fight for their personal integrity. Lu could discontinue the "state affairs fund" without having to compromise any legitimate state secrets.
And thereafter, the pan-blue camp would have 16 months to find a new way to continue their quest to destroy Taiwan and its democracy.