Labor is reluctant to govern after it lost the election. But it now holds the key to forming a majority government.
Politicians enter into talks they know will probably fail in order to make the next step acceptable to their voters.
Negotiations to form a coalition government with the Green party break down. What happens next?
The populist Movement for the Future of Curaçao will likely be kept out of power.
The Dutch government overrules the interim government of Curaçao, insisting that elections go forward.
Tax cuts, higher defense spending and eco-friendly reforms could be part of the next government’s program.
There are big policy differences between the liberals and the Greens, but those are the parties that won the election.
Should Labor attempt to lure back working-class voters or side with the socially progressive middle class?
Most liberal Democrats and Greens have university degrees. Few Freedom and Socialist Party voters do.
The liberal party’s outgoing health minister is asked to lead the first round of coalition talks in the Netherlands.
Expect months of talks to form a coalition government. For only the second time, the king will not be involved.
Mark Rutte’s liberals are likely to form a coalition government with other mainstream parties in the center.