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Parliamentary sessions begin without participation of opposition

The National Assembly's standing committees are back at work. They began reviewing pending bills Wednesday morning, and now have a timetable for plenary sessions, government audits and hearings for the next three months. But there's less certainty about how much lawmakers of the New Politics Alliance for Democracy will be participating. They continue to boycott all parliamentary proceedings over the unpassed special Sewol-ho ferry bill. (Korean) "If the ruling party unilaterally passes bills, it is merely prolonging the parliamentary impasse and abusing its authority. The Assembly Speaker has undermined his prestige by unilaterally deciding on the parliam...

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