CDU boss Armin Laschet speaks the election result nicely: “Leave cups in the cupboard”

Not an easy course for Armin Laschet: The CDU leader gives his farewell speech as head of the state at the state party conference of the CDU in North Rhine-Westphalia. Despite the election debacle, Laschet does not see his party in crisis. The CDU federal chairman Armin Laschet has warned his party not to talk … Read more

Brinkhaus praises the SPD: “Has stood in the election campaign like a block”

Germany Germany Day of the Junge Union Brinkhaus praises SPD – “Has stood in the election campaign like a block” Stand: 13:07 | Reading time: 3 minutes Standing ovations for the big loser in the election The Junge Union’s Germany Day in Münster continues. The CDU and CSU get in the mood for the opposition … Read more

Young Liberals – Traffic light coalition needs “more than legal smoking weed”

Dhe young liberals place numerous conditions on a possible traffic light alliance. “The prerequisite for the coalition is a modernization agenda for the country that breaks the political deadlock of recent years,” said July boss Jens Teutrine on the editorial network Germany (RND). A traffic light coalition needs “more than just legal smoking weed” – … Read more

Bundestag election: Kretschmer does not want to run for the CDU chairmanship

SAxes Prime Minister Michael Kretschmer (CDU) does not want to run for Laschet’s successor as party leader. “I’m staying loyal to Saxony,” said the 46-year-old to the “Sächsische Zeitung” (Thursday). Kretschmer was traded alongside the Prime Minister of Schleswig-Holstein, Daniel Günther, and the Saarland, Tobias Hans, as a possible candidate to succeed Armin Laschet. “I … Read more

Bundestag election: Union falls to historically poor value in the poll

Dhe downward slide of the CDU and CSU will not end for the time being. In the opinion trend of the Insa Institute on behalf of the “Bild” newspaper, the Union is only 19.5 percent (minus 1.5 points). A historic low. The SPD, however, can increase and comes to 28.5 percent (plus 0.5). The Greens … Read more

Christian von Stetten advises the entire CDU presidium to resign

Dhe CDU MP Christian von Stetten suggested that the presidium members of his party resign after the severe election defeat. “The CDU presidium can enforce a candidate for chancellor against all polls, against the sister party, against the parliamentary group and against the party base,” said von Stetten of “Bild am Sonntag”. “But then the … Read more

Armin Laschet: “The FDP and the Greens decide whether it will continue”

Bundestag election Preliminary auditions of the Union “The FDP and the Greens decide whether it will continue,” says Armin Laschet Stand: 2:05 p.m. | Reading time: 2 minutes Laschet speaks of a “good exchange” with the Greens CDU boss Armin Laschet reports on a “good exchange” with the Greens. “We believe that such an alliance … Read more

Exploratory talks: One topic is missing from the statements by the SPD and the Greens

Germany Exploratory talks One topic is missing in the statements of the SPD and the Greens Stand: 03.10.2021 | Reading time: 2 minutes A topic that the CDU mentioned first was not mentioned in either Klingbeil (right) or Baerbock and Habeck Source: AFP / TOBIAS SCHWARZ After three bilateral exploratory talks in one day, the … Read more

“The CDU has become lazy,” says Friedrich Merz

Germany Criticism after the election “The CDU has become lazy,” says Friedrich Merz Status: 07:16 a.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes Friedrich Merz attests his party “lazy thinking” After the federal election there was unrest in the Union: In the CDU there was growing pressure on Armin Laschet and Friedrich Merz attested his party to … Read more

Minus 49 seats: These prominent Union politicians are missing in the new Bundestag

The Union MPs Nadine Schön (from left), Arnold Vaatz, Michael von Abercron and Sylvia Pantel are no longer members of the German Bundestag Quelle: picture alliance/Flashpic/Jens Krick(2); picture alliance/dpa/Christoph Soeder; picture alliance/Frederic Kern/Geisler-Fotopress Pvtule bulge, PBV Beulet, Poleekellu pep Peltluel Glelpep, eluel 6lnooe Guupeluelluel lu pel Vuluu, nuleltea lu lkleO Vekthlelp Beppetpult ll, peu ple … Read more