By: George Liao, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je embarked on a bike tour to central Taiwan Sunday
morning to promote Velo-city Global 2016 in Taipei and campaign for a selection of candidates across party lines running in the upcoming general election.
Ko started the tour from the Guandu Temple in Taipei at 7 AM and planned to pass Bali in New Taipei City, Taoyuan City, Hsinchu County, Miaoli County, Taichung City, Changhua County, en route to Yunlin County at 10 PM. The total trip was said to take about 15 hours.
Along the way, Ko would campaign for 10 candidates. For example, he campaigned for Democratic Progressive Party legislative candidate Wu Su-yao at the Guandu Temple and met with DPP legislative candidate Lu Sun-ling in Bali, New Taipei City. [FULL STORY]