Traffic light negotiations: Working groups leave questions unanswered for the top round

BAccording to information from the German Press Agency, there are still important unanswered questions in the negotiations on a traffic light coalition. There has been progress in areas such as climate, finance, transport, and foreign and defense policy, but the papers of the working groups have brackets – this means that there is still no … Read more

So the future traffic light coalition wants to secure the pension

The SPD, FDP and the Greens agree: They want coalition negotiations, a traffic light coalition should come. One topic plays an important role there: securing a pension. The parties’ promises for the pension were great: SPD chancellor candidate Olaf Scholz, for example, issued a pension guarantee, the Greens wanted to turn the basic pension into … Read more

FDP draws “two red lines” in explorations

AEven after the first preliminary explorations with the SPD and the Greens, the insists FDP on two red lines in further negotiations. Secretary General Volker Wissing stressed on Monday that the Liberals would continue to insist that there would be no tax increases and that the debt brake would not be touched. “The FDP has … Read more