US News Söder Contra Laschet: Is the decision on Tuesday in the group?
Chancellor's Candidature: Support for Söder Grows
© Annegret Hilse / Reuters Markus Söder says after the session of the Union faction on Tuesday: Support for Söder grows in the dispute over the Chancellor's candidacy reported more deputies for CSU boss Markus Söder in the Bundestag fraction Worth speak, the CDU chairman Armin Laschet device into the defensive. in wrestling around the Chancellor's candidacy of the Union, the CSU chairman Markus Söder So made ground.
If Laschet and Söder can not agree in the K question, the fraction should bring about clarification. That would be at least some MEPs.
On Saturday, there was first, whether (CDU) or Markus Söder (CSU) should become Chancellor's candidate of the Union. While the race between the North Rhine-Westphalian Prime Minister and his Bavarian counterpart remains open, the view of the Union federal group is aimed at. If Laschet and Söder do not agree with each other, a combat matching will soon take place there. Söder would have the better cards.
Succession of Merkel: The CDU ranks behind the candidacy of Laschet
© Tobias Schwarz The German Conservative manager Armin Leschet, April 19, 2021 at the headquarters of the CDU in Berlin End of the Nerfs War at the German Conservatives? The Conservative manager Armin Laschet was acclaimed by his party, Monday night, as a candidate for Angela Merkel's succession and to lead a more uncertain legislative battle than ever before.
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The CDU member Gunther Krichbaum belongs To those who collect signatures among Members in the Group in order to clarify the K question, if necessary, to clarify the next Tuesday - if Laschet and Söder should not have agreed before. His support for a Chancellor's candidacy Söder's justifies Krichbaum so: "Söder has a peaking way and proves leadership." In addition, the CSU boss has proved "that he can also convey confidence," he said the daily mirror.
Krichbaum, who wants to defend his direct mandate in the Bundestag election Pforzheim / Enz, heads the European Committee in the Bundestag. That the CSU has made a number of European Escapades in the past - such as the "Immemacular Control", apparently no abdominal pain is prepared for him. It is possible to make appointments in the case of a Chancellor's candidacy, which would ensure the European capolitive continuity, he said.
CDU heads of government support Laschet, Söder in Surveys Next
Who is concerned with the K-Question Battle of the Union? Last positioned CDU Prime Ministers for Lashet, in recent surveys, Söder continues to lead. © Malte Ossowski / Sven Simon / Imago Images / Sven Simon at the end of this week should be determined who will be Chancellor's candidate of the Union in the general election in September. For example, it announced CDU -Chef Armin Laschet and Bavaria Prime Minister Markus Söder ( CSU ). But there is still no decision.
that this point of view is not shared everywhere, Daniel Caspary made clear on Saturday. The boss of the CDU / CSU deputies in the European Parliament spoke in Germany radio for a Chancellor's candidacy lashes. Caspary, who also belongs to the CDU presidium, said that the, could not overvalue. If the CDU tip in this question your chairman lens the back strength, there is no reason to take him. Finally, they have been elected to the party chairman in January in the light of the decision on the Chancellor's candidate.
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But also in the Union fraction, the consideration is to accelerate a decision between Laschet and Söder with a vote, highly controversial . Thus, Union Factionsvize Andreas Jung (CDU) warns his members of Member to clarify the question with such a vote. With a coordination between Laschet and Söder in the group, "five months before the general election would be a significant damage - both persons and the Union as a whole," said it in one of the "Stuttgart Zeitung" and the "Stuttgart news" present letters To the Baden-Württemberg CDU country group.
The German line chooses Armin Leschet as a candidate for the succession of Angela Merkel .
© Michael Sohn, AP Armin Laschet, confirmed, Tuesday, April 20, as Conservative candidate with German Chancellery, intends to register in direct heir of the Angela Merkel's moderate and pro-European line. After several days of internal confrontation, the German line endorsed, Tuesday, the candidacy of the centrist Armin Leschet in the elections of September to succeed Angela Merkel. The German centrist Armin Laschet officially candidate from the right to the estate of Angela Merkel .