In Le Havre, the left stands up to counter Edouard Philippe

The problem with family reunions is that they are often too rare: either the opportunities are lacking or annoyances prevent everyone from being together in the photo. But on Wednesday in Le Havre, the head of the list of the left, Jean-Paul Lecoq, who came from the PCF had a golden excuse to gather his […]

A maximum of 100 billion euros in new debt for the federal government

CSU boss Markus Söder The worst in the corona crisis is over for now. (Photo: ddp images / Pool dpa) Munich CSU boss Markus Söder sees important successes in the fight against the corona virus, but warns against carelessness. The worst has been overcome for the time being, said Söder on Friday evening in his […]

Joe Biden triggers criticism with statements about African Americans

Democratic President-elect, Joe Biden. A Democratic adviser described Biden’s comment on Twitter as joking. (Photo: AP) Washington Democratic nominee for president, Joe Biden, has caused anger in the United States with a statement in support of African-American voters. Biden told a prominent African-American radio host on Friday that he wasn’t a real black man if […]

CSU wants with tax cuts and investments from the Corona crisis

Munich Less tax burden, more investments and premiums, less bureaucracy and more digitization: The CSU wants to lead Germany out of the corona crisis with a large stimulus package. This emerges from the seven-page key motion of the party executive with the title “Make Germany strong – learn from Corona and grow”, which is available […]

Brandenburg’s AfD parliamentary group wants to keep Kalbitz as boss

Potsdam In the AfD’s internal dispute over the cancellation of the membership of the former Brandenburg head Andreas Kalbitz, the local parliamentary group stands behind him – and thus against the federal chairman Jörg Meuthen. In a special meeting in Potsdam on Monday, according to information from the German Press Agency, she wants to check […]

AfD board deprives Andreas Kalbitz of party membership

Andreas Kalbitz The Brandenburg parliamentary group leader of the AfD may no longer remain in the party. (Photo: dpa) Berlin The head of the Brandenburg state and parliamentary group Andreas Kalbitz is no longer a member of the AfD. On Friday, a majority of the federal board voted to void its membership. This is due […]

FDP and Greens push for national hydrogen strategy

Berlin The opposition is calling on the federal government to bridge its differences and finally to present a “National Hydrogen Strategy”. “The hydrogen strategy is one of the key decisions on the way to climate-neutral industry,” said Lukas Köhler, climate policy spokesman for the FDP parliamentary group in the Handelsblatt. An “ideologically motivated commitment to […]

Union at 38 percent – SPD before Greens

Bundestag The Union grew in the polls. (Photo: dpa) Berlin In a recent poll, the SPD has a clear lead over the Greens. In the Sunday trend of the Kantar polling institute for “Bild am Sonntag”, the Social Democrats came to 17 percent (plus 2 percentage points compared to the previous week), the Greens only […]

Markus Söder wants to set the direction for the exit strategy

Berlin Markus Söder (CSU) stands at the lectern in the middle. The Bavarian Prime Minister assigns seats to his cabinet members to the left and right of him. It is somewhat unclear. Then he takes off his white and blue protective mask. Söder wants to announce how the corona restrictions will be relaxed in his […]

Dozens of Greens are calling for Boris Palmer to be excluded from the party

Boris Palmer Palmer had said about the corona crisis: “We may save people in Germany who would be dead anyway in six months.” (Photo: dpa) Stuttgart After controversial statements on dealing with corona patients, dozens of Greens are calling for the mayor of Tübingen’s mayor Boris Palmer to be excluded. Palmer’s statements, which were damaging […]