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Kennys
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Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government
      #1751332 - 11/07/17 03:55 PM (131.161.86.168)

Breaking news : New Government : Yes !

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Re: Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government [Re: Kennys]
      #1751333 - 11/07/17 04:07 PM (24.209.195.61)

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Kennys said:
Breaking news : New Government : Yes !




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Re: Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government [Re: Kennys]
      #1751334 - 11/07/17 04:07 PM (73.255.141.246)

Daily Herald story Not sure exactly what it means, but I guess it means no elections for now and Marlin is out??

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Re: Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government [Re: ruralcarrier]
      #1751335 - 11/07/17 04:08 PM (73.255.141.246)

JD--you and I were posting at the same time!

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Re: Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government [Re: Carol_Hill]
      #1751337 - 11/07/17 04:19 PM (174.92.124.171)

Seems clear
The Governor declined to accept the call for elections
Asked the UP Party to form a government, reminded all about the rules for appointee's!!
Laid out what he expected of the new government and gave a deadline for a progress report.

Now if only the Fr and Dutch sides can talk about and execute any shared infrastructure that needs to be built - that would be even more progress

J&B


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Re: Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government [Re: JohnandBev]
      #1751365 - 11/07/17 10:40 PM (162.156.105.83)

When I read the article, I didn't see anything about parliament not being dissolved and elections not being called.

I could be missing something, but the way I read this is that parliament has been dissolved, but prior to that there was a vote of no-confidence in the government (the PM and cabinet, who are not in parliament). So the Governor basically booted both and installed a caretaker government (PM who will select a cabinet - which would otherwise have been selected by the parliament).

As I say, I am not totally familiar with the system, but that is what I got from the story based on my limited understanding. I hope someone who has more understanding can clarify.

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irina
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Re: Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government [Re: jaxon60]
      #1751367 - 11/08/17 05:08 AM (136.28.35.128)

Frankie Myers? LOL
Good Luck Sint Maarten!
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moxie
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Re: Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government [Re: Kennys]
      #1751519 - 11/10/17 02:57 PM (67.70.127.140)

According to a FB post Marlin has been dismissed by Parliament and replaced with Minister Rafeal . True?

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Re: Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government [Re: moxie]
      #1751521 - 11/10/17 03:18 PM (73.255.141.246)

I can't really find anything official posted anywhere.

No idea what this means

Edited by Carol_Hill (11/10/17 04:34 PM)


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sxmmartini
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Re: Breaking news ' Governor agrees to new Government [Re: Carol_Hill]
      #1751530 - 11/10/17 05:39 PM (24.188.145.24)

Minister of Justice Rafael Boasman is now Prime Minister until the new elections.

https://www.thedailyherald.sx/islands/70814-boasman-border-control-non-issue

IMHO there will be no elections and a National Government will take over and call for new elections a year or more from now.

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