COMMENT Selangor Legislative Assembly Speaker Hannah Yeoh’s return to Malaysia after a four-month work stint in Tasmania right after her graduation was never on her bigger plans of things.

And, the idea of joining politics seemed so remote to her until six years ago, when she was picked to represent the DAP in Subang Jaya state constituency against an MCA candidate, Ong Chong Swen.

Ong, despite a newcomer, was inheriting the constituency from former MCA strongman, Lee Hwa Beng, who represented the Subang Jaya state seat for  several terms. Lee was picked to contest the Kelana Jaya parliamentary constituency...

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