Erjavec Vying to Be Speaker, EU Commissioner

Ljubljana, 29 July - Karl Erjavec, the leader of the Pensioners' Party (DeSUS) and Slovenia's outgoing foreign minister, has agreed in principle to be a candidate for the speaker of parliament, although this may change in subsequent coalition talks. He is also eyeing the post of European commissioner.

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DeSUS president Karl Erjavec tells the press that he is the likely candidate for new parliament speaker and European commissioner.
Photo: Lili Pušnik/STA

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