The PM when being asked whether Parliament will be dissolved on the 13th:
“No, not tomorrow”
When asked whether yesterday’s cabinet meeting would be the last before dissolution of parliament:
“What makes you think it’s going to be the last cabinet meeting. The cabinet meeting will go on, go on and go on. You are the smart aleck, you all enjoy circulating the rumours“
PUTRAJAYA, Feb 13 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi today announced the dissolution of Parliament to pave the way for the 12th general election.
Was this inconsistency necessary? Don’t sweat the small stuff but still…come on, for someone who promoted transparency and honesty, there was no real need for this to happen.