Not Just a Pretty Face

Wouter Bos seems too good to be true. He's smart, relaxed and impossibly telegenic, with a knack for coming across as humble and sincere. And though his Dutch Labor Party is neck and neck with the Christian Democrats (CDA) in this week's general election in the Netherlands, Bos — who has been party leader for all of two months — insists he doesn't want to be Prime Minister if Labor wins. "Voters knew from the start that I want to go into [government] as leader of the parliamentary party," Bos, 39, said in a newspaper interview last week. "The guarantee I...

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