‘Inappropriate’ for lawmakers to summon Chief Exec. to explain expulsion of foreign journalist, says gov’t

The government has opposed a democrat’s motion to summon Chief Executive Carrie Lam to the legislature to explain the expulsion of a Financial Times journalist, saying that lawmakers’ power to call forth officials does not apply to Lam. Last week, pro-democracy camp convener and lawmaker Claudia Mo submitted a motion to be discussed next Wednesday […]