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The Home Minister implicated himself of abuse of power by avoiding to answer a simple question on the involvement of his Special Officer in immigration contracts

Media statement by Steven Sim, MP for Bukit Mertajam 23 NOVEMBER 2017 | KUALA LUMPUR On 20 November 2017, I raised a question in Parliament to Home Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, who is also the Deputy Prime Minister. I quote the question verbatim below: Tuan Sim Chee Keong [Bukit Mertajam] minta Menteri Dalam Negeri menyatakan … Continue reading

Fed Govt should release the RM1 billion flood mitigation fund, give aid to flood victims and suspend GST on Penang as State Govt rallies post-disaster efforts

Media statement by Steven Sim, MP for Bukit Mertajam 15 NOVEMBER 2017 | BUKIT MERTAJAM, PENANG The 5 November 2017 flood in Penang was unprecedented. Rainfall recorded the previous evening at 372mm was the highest ever in the history of Penang. The Meteorological Department concluded that this was due to radical changes in weather patterns. … Continue reading

The Mother of all Budgets neglects mothers

Media statement by Steven Sim, MP for Bukit Mertajam 01 NOVEMBER 2017 | PARLIAMENT, KUALA LUMPUR When he tabled the 2018 Budget on 27 October 2017, Prime Minister-cum-Finance Minister Najib Razak presumptuously called his own budget, “The Mother of All Budget”. What is utterly surprising, and ironical, The Mother of All Budget does not contain … Continue reading