Here we are, talking about ministerial salar…

How is it August already? If you didn’t get to watch Wild Rice’s Merdeka / 獨立 /சுதந்திரம் last year, stream it on demand here! The issue of salaries pops up again We’ve got more clarity about the Leader of the Opposition (not LOTO, as we might have thought, but LO) position that Workers’ Party’s secretary-general Pritam Singh has in this new Parliament. As the name indicates, he’ll be leading the opposition presence in the House (with more time to speak), and will also be involved in appointing members to select committees, as well as fulfilling some official state functions. He’ll be given parliamentary privileges, an office, and a larger allowance to have more legislative assistants.

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