Groups representing the construction trade take part in a protest rally in June this year against filibustering in Legco’s Finance Committee. Because of the filibustering, the Finance Committee approved only about half of the HK$130 billion needed for the construction projects approved in the 2016/17 legislative year. Photo: David Wong

Why Hong Kong people should support move to end filibustering in Legislative Council

Tony Kwok laments the time and money wasted by opposition legislators who take advantage of chamber rules to block government proposals that many ordinary people would welcome. It’s time to rewrite those rules

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Groups representing the construction trade take part in a protest rally in June this year against filibustering in Legco’s Finance Committee. Because of the filibustering, the Finance Committee approved only about half of the HK$130 billion needed for the construction projects approved in the 2016/17 legislative year. Photo: David Wong
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