Rising KMT star Chiang Wan-an says party in bad need of reform

The China Post
Date: March 28, 2017
By: Alan Fong

TAIPEI, Taiwan — With a UPenn education, experience practicing law in Silicon Valley

Chang Wan-an talks to The China Post at the Legislative Yuan in Taipei on Friday, March 24.(Hsin-Hsuan Sun, The China Post)

while working with both startups and tech giants, plus good looks and youth, 38-year-old freshman legislator Chiang Wan-an (蔣萬安) seems to be the complete package. That’s without even mentioning his family background.

Yet the man often seen as the future of his Kuomintang (KMT) — the party his great-grandfather, former President Chiang Kai-shek, helped found and ruled for decades — is certainly not a conventional KMT politician.

In his interview with The China Post, Chiang spent as much time pointing out the shortcomings of his own party as he did describing what its main rival, the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), had done right.    [FULL  STORY]

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