Tue, Jan 22, 2013 - Page 8 News List

Reform needs to support the poor

By Lai Hsiang-ling 賴香伶

Taiwan’s 2 percent supplementary premium specifically targets the poor.

Seeing how the ruling and opposition parties restrain themselves on the legislative floor when it comes to the interests of the rich, one cannot help but wonder how the public could ever hope for reform.

Lai Hsiang-ling is the spokeswoman of Raging Citizens Act Now!

Translated by Eddy Chang

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