30 Oct I Like This Leader!
The Dutch PM forms new government;
rides his bike to the palace to tell the King!
If you’ve ever watched coverage of a British general election, you’ll be familiar with the helicopter shots of the prime minister traveling in a cavalcade of armored cars to inform the Queen that they can form a new government.
However in the Netherlands, things are a little different when it comes to the choice of transportation…
The Dutch general election took place back in March, and after an arduous 208 days of negotiations, prime minister Mark Rutte managed to form a government through a coalition of four parties.