• Short Summary

    THE PEOPLE OF HOLLAND ??? THE POLLS ON WEDNESDAY TO ELECT A NEW SECOND CHAMBER?

  • Description

    THE PEOPLE OF HOLLAND ??? THE POLLS ON WEDNESDAY TO ELECT A NEW SECOND CHAMBER -- LOWER HOUSE - OF PARLIAMENT.

    THE ELECTION HAS COME THREE MONTHS EARLIER THAN ORIGINALLY PLANNED.

    THE COALITION GOVERNMENT, FORMED OF THE CATHOLIC, PROTESTANT AND LABOUR PARTIES, FELL IN OCTOBER LAST YEAR AFTER ITS BUDGET FOR THIS YEAR RECEIVED A VOTE OF NO CONFIDENCE.

    QUEEN JULIANA IN NOVEMBER SIGNED THE DECREE DISSOLVING THE PRESENT PARLIAMENT. THE NEW PARLIAMENT IS DUE TO GO INTO SESSION ON FEBRUARY 23.

    A CARETAKER GOVERNMENT, LED BY A FINANCIAL EXPERT, PROFESSOR JELLE ZIJLSTRA, HAS BEEN TRYING DURING THE PAST FEW WEEKS TO PUT HOLLAND'S ECONOMY IN BETTER ORDER.

    MEMBERS OF THE PROVOS YOUTH MOVEMENT HAVE BEEN IN EVIDENCE THROUGHOUT THE CAMPAIGN AND THEY COULD WELL HAVE A DEFINITE EFFECT ON THE ELECTIONS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1TVN2WWEE44YR6VS5A8YUESTC
    Media URN:
    VLVA1TVN2WWEE44YR6VS5A8YUESTC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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