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All members of Cabinet Rutte IV walk out of Parliament when Thierry Baudet fulminated conspiracy theories damaging Minister of Finance Sigrid Kaag who has gotten extra security due to death threats.

The Chairwoman Vera Bergkamp lacked the courage to silence speaker Baudet who has been warned before.

Only the Parliament has the authority to regulate its debates and invite members of the cabinet to appear. This is a complete mess!

'Sapere aude'

by Oui (Oui) on Wed Sep 21st, 2022 at 08:49:52 PM EST
The entire Cabinet walked out of a critical debate in the Tweede Kamer after the leader of the far right Forum voor Democratie (FvD) party, Thierry Baudet, lashed out at Finance Minister Sigrid Kaag. The discussion on the upcoming year's budget, considered the most important debate of the parliamentary year, was then adjourned. Baudet was not allowed to continue his planned remarks.

The Cabinet members left because of Baudet's comments about Kaag's education at the University of Oxford. He said the college where she studied was notorious as a spy school. Baudet's speech was largely about conspiracies.

'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Wed Sep 21st, 2022 at 09:25:06 PM EST
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