• Sweden's first female prime minister resigned 7 hours after taking office as her coalition fell apart

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    Magdalena Andersson in Stockholm, Sweden. Jessica Gow/TT News Agency/via REUTERS
    Magdalena Andersson became Sweden's first female prime minister on Wednesday morning.
    She resigned that afternoon as her budget didn't pass and her coalition partner left government.
    She could still become prime minister again.
    Sweden elected its first-ever female prime minister on Wednesday. She resigned seven hours later as her coalition government fell apart. Magdalena Andersson, the leader of Sweden's Social Democratic party, was elected prime minister by the country's parliament on Wednesday morning. Her...
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