Mechanics of Coalition Building

It has been ten days since election in Muddy Hollows and President Pahor convened the inaugural session of the new parliament for this coming Friday. This means personnel decision are looming and with no coalition deal in sight nervousness is starting to set in.


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What we have seen in the past week or so were polar opposites in approaching the conundrum at hand: One side there is the presumptive PM nominee Janez JanÅ¡a playing his cards as close to the vest as possible, while on the other side there’s the nominal runner-up Marjan Å arec who is producing all kinds of chatter about “coalition exploration”, “platform compatibility” and other buzzwords du jour.

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