Iceland’s Sigfusson Resigns as Chairman of Left Green PartyOmar R. Valdimarsson
Iceland’s Industry Minister Steingrimur J. Sigfusson is resigning as chairman of the Left Green Party, he told reporters in Reykjavik today. • Sigfusson said he intends to continue as a lawmaker after he stands down
NOTE: Sigfusson’s party is the junior member of Iceland’s minority coalition government, which came into power in 2009. Icelanders head to the polls on April 27.