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Dutch politician, member of the Liberal Party (VVD). Kroes was a Member of Parliament for the VVD in the ’70s, and later on became Secratry of State for the Department of Traffic. From 1982 to 1989,she was Minister of Traffic and Water Management. She was the European Commissioner for Competition f2004-2010), and European Commissioner for Digitalization and Informations (2010-2014).
Kroes has been discredited several times due to a conflict of interest.