Wednesday, October 12, 2005

Mano a mano again in the Legislature

Lots of bloggers reporting today on violence in the legislature.

Later in the day, Wang said he did not call the police when a second attempt was made to storm the podium since legislative staff and Non-Partisan Solidarity Union lawmakers helped him stop pan-green lawmakers from retaking it. The attempt was made as lawmakers were reviewing the first article of the NCC.

Wang said if DPP lawmakers continue to boycott the NCC bill using violence, it would only be harmful to them.

He said President Chen Shui-bian (陳水扁) will convene his DPP lawmakers tomorrow, which could be a turning point in passing the bill.

It's a nasty bill, and no wonder the DPP is angry. But if they had invested more money in their local elections the last time around, perhaps....

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