Editorial : Increase in age threshold for elderly CSSA

【明報專訊】DURING a Legco question-and-answer session, Chief Executive Carrie Lam went into a war of words with lawmakers over the "sudden increase" in the age threshold for the application for elderly comprehensive social security assistance (CSSA). Lawmakers demand the new arrangement be rescinded, but Carrie Lam hit back and said that the new arrangement had been approved by the Legislative Council.