Brinkhaus open to the use of tracking apps 3/31/20

BERLIN (Dow Jones) – Union faction leader Ralph Brinkhaus (CDU) has shown itself open to using tracking apps in a transition phase after the lockdown. He can imagine such a way to prevent new infections, said Brinkhaus Focus Online. “The intelligent handling of data is certainly part of the solution for the transition phase,” he […]

VIRUS: Brinkhaus open to the use of tracking apps 3/31/20

BERLIN (dpa-AFX) – Union parliamentary group leader Ralph Brinkhaus (CDU) has shown itself to be able to use so-called tracking apps in an exit from the contact restrictions in the corona crisis. “The intelligent handling of data is certainly part of the solution for the transition phase” to prevent new infections, said Brinkhaus “Focus Online”. […]

Grand coalition is working on a contingency plan

Berlin Angela Merkel (CDU) has made no friends with the economy. The Chancellor canceled her top meeting with the German economy at the craft fair in Munich because the fair was also canceled due to the corona epidemic. “This event should have taken place right now,” said Holger Schwannecke, General Secretary of the Central Association […]

AKK’s heirs: Potential chancellor candidates put pressure on them

The CSU in particular is quick to demand clarity from its sister party. It should not be too long a process, said Bavaria’s Prime Minister Markus Söder, according to participants in a CSU parliamentary group meeting in the state parliament in Munich. Kramp-Karrenbauer surprisingly declared on Monday that she would not be a candidate for […]

New basic dispute over the basic pension

Berlin The relief was palpable when the leaders of the grand coalition announced an agreement on the basic pension in November after hours of negotiations in the chancellery. “We have tied a big knot,” said CDU chairwoman Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer. The then provisional SPD leader Malu Dreyer spoke of a “socio-political milestone”. And for CSU boss […]