KMT opin­ion polls due to­day, Hung’s odds ‘ex­tremely good’

The China Post - - FRONT PAGE -

The re­sults of opin­ion polls on Deputy Speaker Hung Hsiu-chu ( ) will be pub­lished to­day as part of the rul­ing Kuom­intang's (KMT) pres­i­den­tial pri­mary.

Her chances of gain­ing

the pres­i­den­tial nom­i­na­tion are ex­tremely good, a party source told The China Post.

Hung is likely to meet the "an­tib­rick" ( ) clause, which stip­u­lates that a con­tender must win at least 30-per­cent sup­port in an in­tra­party poll to se­cure nom­i­na­tion.

KMT sources quoted by the United Evening News said Hung can ex­pect to take over 40-per­cent sup­port.

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