Government of Saint Lucia
There is no presidency in Saint Lucia or the eastern antilles. It is a Commonwealth nation with a parliamentary democracy. The current prime minister is Stevenson King, who succeeded to the position on the death of Sir John Compton in May 2007. The head of state is Queen Elizabeth II, and the government- general is Dame Perlette Louisy. The prime minister is the leader of the majority party of the hose and the cabinet conducts affairs of state.