Election of the new cabinet minister, Micheline Calmy-Rey ... Print comment On the way to parliamentProspective cabinet candidate, Micheline Calmy-Rey, arrives at parliament with Social Democratic Party president, Christiane Brunner. Counting the votesCalmy-Rey won the race in the fifth round with 131 votes. The swearing inMicheline Calmy-Rey is sworn in as Switzerland's 106th cabinet minister. CongratulationsThe loser, Fribourg's Ruth Lüthi, congratulates Calmy-Rey. WelcomeThe new minister is welcomed by her cabinet colleagues. With grandchildCalmy-Rey celebrates with her grand-daughter Deborah. Meeting the publicCalmy-Rey emerges from parliament to public applause.