Karjalainen II 1970

# Seats Share L-R
SSDP 52 26.0 3.6
KESK 36 18.0 PM 5.8
SKDL 1 36 18.0 2.2
RKP-SFP 11 5.5 6.4
LKP 8 4.0 5.7
1 Democratic Union (SKDL) MPs refused to vote for a bill involvinhg price control relaxation on 17 March 1971 but the three SKDL ministers did not offer to resign.
Description
Cabinet was appointed on 15 July 1970
Cabinet requested to resign on 17 March 1971 after internal divisions and it was reshuffled on 26 March.
Dates
15 Jul 1970 — Election: 16 Mar 1970
Seats – type
143 (200) – surplus majority
Sources
Keesing's
New York Times (NYT)
Valtioneuvosto
Wikipedia
· FI – Karjalaisen toinen hallitus