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This page was last edited on 9 Februaryat On the streets of Reykjavik people wish her well. Archived from the original on 14 October The Supreme Court of Iceland later invalidated the results of the election on 25 January following complaints about several faults in how the election was conducted,   but the Parliament decided that it was the manner of the election, and not the results, that had been questioned, and also that those 25 elected candidates would be a part of a Constitutional Council and thus the Constitutional change went on. Retrieved from " https: Leader of the Social Democratic Alliance — Archived from the original on 22 January
Retrieved 18 October Retrieved 28 September Forbes listed her among the most powerful women in the world. She was also Minister of Social Affairs in four separate Cabinets from to when she left the Social Democratic Party after losing the leadership contest to form a new party, National Awakening ; the two parties remerged in to form the present Social Democratic Alliance. After the referendum, new negotiations commenced. Archived from the original on 21 January After talks with the leaders of the five parties represented in the Althing, the President asked the Social Democratic Alliance and the Left-Green Movement to form a new government and to prepare for elections in the spring.