Daniel Hodge

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His Excellency
Daniel Hodge
3rd Prime Minister of Curaçao
In office
31 December 2012 – 7 June 2013
Monarch Queen Beatrix (2012-2013)
King Willem-Alexander (2013)
Governor Adèle van der Pluijm-Vrede (acting)
Preceded by Stanley Betrian
Succeeded by Ivar Asjes
Personal details
Born (1959-10-23) 23 October 1959 (age 57)[1]

Daniel Hodge (born 23 October 1959)[1] is a Curaçaoan politician who served as the third Prime Minister of Curaçao. He was sworn in on 31 December 2012 by Acting Governor Adèle van der Pluijm-Vrede, replacing Stanley Betrian, who led an interim government in the last months of 2012.[2] On 27 March 2013, Hodge lodged the resignation of his cabinet and continued in a demissionary capacity until a new cabinet was formed on 7 June 2013.[3][4] Hodge used to be director of the Postspaarbank Curaçao.[5] Hodge was elected as the new leader of the Partido Antia Restruktura (PAR) on June 25th 2013, replacing Emily de Jongh-Elhage who resigned in late 2012.

Political offices
Preceded by
Stanley Betrian
Prime Minister of Curaçao
Succeeded by
Ivar Asjes


  1. ^ a b "Wie is... Daniel Hodge?". Amigoe (in Dutch). 23 October 1959. Retrieved 11 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Installatie nieuwe kabinet op 31 december". Curacao Chronicle (in Dutch). 28 December 2012. Retrieved 29 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Cabinet Hodge Is Officially A Demissionairy Government". curacaochronicle.com. 27 March 2013. Retrieved 13 April 2013. 
  4. ^ "Regering Curaçao beëdigd" (in Dutch). 7 June 2013. Retrieved 7 June 2013. 
  5. ^ "New Transitional Government Will Swear In On January 2, 2013". Curacao Chronicle. 21 December 2012. Retrieved 29 December 2012.