Taiwan Solidarity Union (TSU) caucus whip Liao Pen-yen (
Liao made the comments in response to a story in the Chinese-language United Evening News yesterday, which said the TSU's spiritual leader had decided on a new chairman for the party and its program for the immediate future.
The report apparently was prompted by remarks from TSU Secretary-General Lin Chih-chia (林志嘉) who after Monday's Central Executive Committee meeting told reporters that "those who do not support Lee's ideals and approach cannot stay."
PHOTO: CHIEN JUNG-FONG, TAIPEI TIMES
Liao was one of the Central Executive Committee members who met with Lee at the former president's home yesterday morning.
He told reporters that Lee had talked about reforming the party and how the TSU should run its campaign for next year's legislative elections.
Lee is slated to meet with another group of Central Executive Committee members today.
TSU Chairman Shu Chin-chiang (
Shu is scheduled to meet with Lee on Friday after he returns from a trip abroad.
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