Like children and Christmas, this is what we’ve all been waiting for. Welcome to swissinfo’s live blog for the 2011 cabinet elections!This content was published on December 14, 2011 - 07:25
In around four hours we should know which seven politicians will be chosen by parliament to make up the Swiss cabinet for the next four years.
Today’s line-up features several much-anticipated political scraps – four look like being no-contests, but three could turn out to be bruising encounters going several rounds.
swissinfo’s live blog will bring you every twist and turn as it happens – with the first vote set to begin around 9am.
Twenty seats in parliament have been reserved for the public – to be drawn by lottery – but if you’re reading this, you’re probably not one of them…
Let’s get ready to rumble!
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