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Christian Council picks potential Chief Exec. Election Committee members amid ‘bid rigging’ criticism

The Hong Kong Christian Council has chosen 33 potential members for the Chief Executive Election Committee in its first lottery round amid protests. Critics say that the results showed that the arrangements were designed to ensure that large, and possibly pro-government churches, secured the most seats. The Basic Law requires Hong Kong’s leader to be chosen by a 1,200-member Election Committee, […]