Splitting Hairs

Despite a slew of recent opinion polls showing a significant lack of confidence in the UNF running of the economy, the party believes a societal shift in voter thinking can still push crucial votes their way.
The run up to the April elections has seen a flood of opinion polls by research organisations and NGOs, almost all reflecting a single curious bias in public opinion.rn

rnOn this basis, majority believe that the UNF government offers the best hope in solving the ethnic crisis, but believe the Alliance will better handle the economy.rn

rnThis despite an immediate turnaround in growth from a negative 1.5 percent to 3.5 percent the following year, with targets of reaching 6 percent growth this year.rn

rnldblquote We have a record, we have a plan and finally people will take that responsible decision
dblquote , Former Economic Affairs, Science and Technology Minister, Milinda Moragoda said.rn

rnldblquote I believe the people in this country have become cynical but they will examine it in its o