44,927 new corona infections according to the RKI: Milder course at Omikron

Dhe Robert Koch Institute (RKI) registered 44,927 new corona infections within 24 hours. That’s 11,750 fewer cases than Thursday a week ago, when 56,677 positive tests were reported. The nationwide seven-day incidence fell to 280.3 from 289.0 the previous day. The value indicates how many people per 100,000 inhabitants have contracted the corona virus in […]

Bavaria: Söder calls for nationwide 2G rule and booster vaccination after five months

Markus Söder calls for partial compulsory vaccination and nationwide 2G regulations. He also criticizes the plans of the possible traffic light coalition in Berlin. “The situation is very, very serious and is getting more difficult every day,” said the Bavarian Prime Minister Markus Söder today at a press conference in Munich. “To believe that it […]

Tax Estimate: More Financial Scope for New Government Policy

The budding traffic light coalitioners of the SPD, Greens and FDP can expect good news this week. They are likely to have significantly more money available than previously expected to invest in climate, transport, education and the digital world. This is based on calculations for the current estimate of tax revenues up to 2025. According […]

Draft law in the making: traffic light plans new corona rules

Sunday, November 7th, 2021 Bill in the making Traffic light is planning new corona rules How does the traffic light coalition want to proceed after the corona emergency has expired? In view of the many new infections, time is of the essence. Details of a bill are now emerging. This provides for a daily test […]

BW politicians negotiate the light – SWR Aktuell

Now it’s getting serious: In more than 20 working groups, around 300 politicians from the SPD, Greens and FDP are negotiating a traffic light coalition agreement in Berlin. Familiar faces from Baden-Württemberg sit at the table – but also new hopes. A heavyweight may have to bury the hope of a ministerial post. From A […]

Replacement for Paragraph 28a: The traffic light plans these corona rules

Wednesday October 27, 2021 Replacement for paragraph 28a The traffic light plans these corona rules By Hubertus Volmer Key points of the traffic light parties: The particularly controversial Paragraph 28a, Paragraph 1 of the Infection Protection Act is to be abolished, the Corona measures as a whole are to be “less intervention-intensive” and will finally […]

In terms of climate policy, the SPD, Greens and FDP are drifting far apart

Olaf Scholz, Annalena Baerbock, Robert Habeck, Christian Lindner (from left) Large differences in content in the future climate policy orientation. (Photo: imago, dpa, Marco Urban, BrauerPhotos / Neugebauer) Berlin When the explorers of the SPD, Greens and Liberals meet again this Monday, one of the topics with the greatest potential for conflict will be future […]