Tag: two-thirds majority
DAP veteran told to come up with proposed constitutional amendments if he is is serious about upgrading the status of MACC.
A bill to do away with the Sedition Act will be tabled in March, says the law minister.
Gopal Sri Ram says this is because if all four retire next year, there will be a vacuum on the bench, adding he believes the opposition will support the amendment.
Gopal Sri Ram says some opposition MPs will see the benefits of such reform-minded amendments and throw in their support, ensuring passage of the amendments.
Muhammad Rafique Rashid Ali says the opposition has nothing to lose and should unite with its political opponents in the interest of democracy.
They believe BN will maintain its hold on power although it will not regain the two-third's majority.
The four component parties in opposition coalition sign agreement approved by the presidential council.
The results of the last two general elections were historic due to high voter turnout, reminds the electoral watchdog chairman.
Umno Youth chief's challenge to Dr Mahathir does not make sense, says Syed Iskandar Syed Jaafar Al-Mahdzar.
The Judicial Appointments Commission must be given constitutional status to recommend appointments of judges to the king instead of the prime minister, says Gopal Sri Ram.
DAP's Kasthuri Patto says Najib is making 'veiled intimidations' to women voters for a two-thirds BN majority to do the right thing in the Dewan Rakyat.
In the Malaysian constitution, there is no division of MPs along party lines and elected representatives will support amendments that benefit the public, says Gopal Sri Ram.