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Press meeting with the Speaker on 23 November

Published: 22 November 2018 at 15.54

Updated: 22 November 2018 at 16.16

On the morning of 22 November, the Speaker received Annie Lööf's (Centre Party) report on her task of exploring the possibilities of forming a government. The Speaker then conferred with the Deputy Speakers. Andreas Norlén will also be speaking with the leaders of the parties in the Riksdag by telephone on Thursday.

On Friday 23 November, the Speaker Andreas Norlén will hold a press meeting.

Time: Friday 23 November, 10 a.m. Venue: The Riksdag Press Centre, floor 5, West Wing of the Riksdag

Background

On Thursday 27 September, the Speaker started the assignment of preparing a proposal for a new Prime Minister for the Riksdag to take a stand on. The assignment includes interview rounds with representatives of all the parties in the Riksdag and deliberations with the Deputy Speakers. The Speaker is also keeping King Carl XVI Gustaf informed of the situation regarding the assignment of presenting a proposal for a new Prime Minister.

On 15 November, the Speaker Andreas Norlén gave Annie Lööf (Centre Party) the task of exploring the possibilities of forming a government that can be tolerated by the Riksdag.

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Contact

Press Secretary to the Speaker, +46 8 786 44 00.