Monday 12 November 2018
The Speaker's proposal for a candidate for prime ministerOn 12 November, the Speaker Andreas Norlén presented a proposal for a candidate for prime minister to the Riksdag. The Speaker's proposal is that the Riksdag approve Ulf Kristersson (Moderate Party) as prime minister, who intends to form a government consisting of representatives of the Moderate Party and the Christian Democrats.
Thursday 8 November 2018
The Speaker will present a proposal to the Riksdag for a candidate for prime minister on 12 November. The Speaker’s proposal will be Ulf Kristersson (Moderate Party). When the proposal is presented, information will also be presented about which parties Ulf Kristersson intends to form a government with.
Monday 5 November 2018
The Speaker Andreas Norlén intends to present a proposal to the Riksdag for a candidate for prime minister on 12 November. The Speaker's proposed candidate will be Ulf Kristersson (Moderate Party).
The Speaker is the Riksdag's principal representative, and as such directs and organises the Riksdag's work procedures.
The tasks of the Speaker
Åsa Lindestam (Social Democratic Party) is First Deputy Speaker, Lotta Johnsson Fornarve (Left Party) Second Deputy Speaker and Kerstin Lundgren (Centre Party) is Third Deputy Speaker.
The Deputy Speakers