Asia Pacific Will Taiwan shift from 'blue' to 'green'? Taichung mayor is bellwether race

The blue Nationalists have run Taiwan's No. 3 city for years. But Lin Chia-lung, a Yale-educated mayoral candidate for the green opposition Taiwan-first party, may change that after tomorrow's election.  

By , Correspondent

Courtesy of Julian Baum

Former Taiwan president Lee Teng-hui made a rare campaign appearance at a fruit orchard here on behalf of a man he first met as a student protester during a constitutional crisis more than two decades ago.