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Solothurn

Political representation at cantonal level

This content was published on May 22, 2007 - 10:37

Cantonal government:

Cantonal parliament:

Political representation in the national parliament

House of Representatives:

Social Democratic Party
Boris Banga, Beatrice Heim

Swiss People's Party
Roland Borer, Walther Wobmann

Radical Party
Kurt Fluri, Rudolf Steiner

Christian Democratic Party
Elvira Bader

Senate:

Rolf Bütiker, Radical Party and Ernst Leuenberger, Social Democratic Party

Radical Party

Christian Wanner, Esther Gassler

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Christian Democratic Party

Walter Straumann, Klaus Fischer

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Social Democratic Party

Peter Gomm

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Radical Party

30

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Social Democratic Party

25

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Christian Democratic Party

23

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Swiss People's Party

17

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Green Party

4

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Protestant Party

1

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Key data

Capital: Solothurn

Area: 791 km2

Number of communes (2006): 125

Resident population (2005): 246'900

Foreign population (2005): 18.3%

Per capita income (2004): SFr. 45'873

Unemployment rate (2006): 2.9%

Date of entry into the Swiss Confederation: 1481

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