Date: Sep 01, 2015
By: Stacy Hsu and Loa Iok-sin / Staff reporters
Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) yesterday criticized her Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) rival, Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), over Tsai’s refusal to take part in an election debate until all potential presidential candidates have registered.
Hung said the DPP chairperson has contradicted herself.
“It is rather interesting that before Tsai announced her presidential bid for the 2012 race, she constantly challenged President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) to debate the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement [ECFA],” Hung said on the sidelines of a legislative event in Taipei. [FULL STORY]