Aggressivenutmeg Posted August 15, 2011 Report Share Posted August 15, 2011 [center][b][size="5"]Norwegian National Elections[/size][/b][/center] [b]Oslo, Norway -[/b] Today, Millions of Norwegians go to the polls to elect thier first national government. NRK news will tonight bring you special coverage of the parties and the people. The parties have been compaigning for days, hoping that they will get the chance to form the first government of Norway. Early polls show the Center Party as having a strong lead, closly followed by the Workers Party. Once the elections are complete, the constitution will be in full effect, with the Storting taking over governance of the country from the Edleting. [quote] [b]Senterpartiet[/b] [i]Centre Party[/i] - Economical left of centre - Socialy centrist - Supports National Service - Suppors the Monarchy - Support free trade and travel - Encourage Immigration - Increase social welfare programmes - Increase tariffs on imports - Establish a public heathcare system - Neither promotes nor discourages religion [b]Norsk Arbeiderparti[/b] [i]Norwegian Workers Party[/i] - Socialist - Socialy Liberal - Supports labour unions - Does not support national service - Supports Monarchy - Supports Free Trade and travel - Increase state intervention into the economy through establishment of state-controlled industries. - Encourage Immigration - Greatly increase social welfare programmes - Introduce "Robin Hood" Tax - Establish a full public heathcare system - Promotes secularism [b]Norsk Nasjonalistiskparti[/b] [i]Norwegian Natinalist Party[/i] - Economicaly Conservitive - Socialy Conservitive - Encourages Norwegian Nationalsim - Supports the Monarchy - Supports national service - Discourage Immigration - maintain social welfare programmes - Cut taxes for big business and the rich - Encourage privatisation of health care - Promotes Germanic Neo-Paganism [b]Fremskrittspartiet[/b] [i]Progress Party[/i] - Economicaly Liberal - Conservative liberalism - Populism - Supports the Monarchy - Supports national service - Supports tougher immigration laws - Reduce taxes - Establish a full public heathcare system - Increase social welfare programmes - Promotes secularism [b]Kristelig Folkeparti[/b] [i]Christian Democratic Party[/i] - Economical left of centre - Conservative liberalism - Populism - Supports the Monarchy - Supports national service - Support free trade and travel - Increase social welfare programmes - Increase tariffs on imports - Establish a public heathcare system - Establish Christianity as state religion [/quote] Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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