CDU Secretary General Kramp-Karrenbauer sees "very good candidate" for CDU presidency
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CDU Secretary General Kramp-Karrenbauer did not see Angela Merkel as favorite. He also criticized the culture of debate at the party – but he refused to leave as "artificially" from the Chancellor.
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In general, twelve members of the CDU have announced their application for membership – in addition to Kramp-Karrenbauer, Health Minister Jens Spahn and former parliamentary group leader Friedrich Merz, they are largely not members of the CDU. However, some candidates, like international lawyer Matthias Herdegen, have canceled their nominations.
Commenting on his chances of election at a CDU party meeting in Hamburg in December, he said on Wednesday at "Tagesthemen," ARD: "It is an open race now." If he lost the election and declared his duties as the CDU, the Secretary-General will continue to volunteer for the CDU, ecek take a break first, and then continue to look at it Eğer.
He also criticized the culture of debate at his party. When he asked if the leadership of the party ruled too much from above, gerçek In fact, in recent years there have been many times when government decisions have taken place and the debate of the party has taken place Parti. CDU members wanted to change.
Kramp-Karrenbauer: I know how to win the elections.
In the CDU presidential race, Kramp-Karrenbauer announced his experience as a successful campaigner. On Wednesday evening, ZDF said the party only brought "a great deal of knowledge" and experience of government work. "I know how to win the elections from an opposition and I will defend them against everything."
When asked about his co-adversaries, Friedrich Merz and Jens Spahn's big distinction, he simply said: o This is about the biography. Bu Merz had never held a government office, Spahn was the Minister of Health.
At the same time, Kramp-Karrenbauer made it clear that the election of the president of the CDU always depends on the fact that her one day he wants to be prime minister Aynı. However, it is now a question of the election of a party leader, the establishment of the CDU, so that the party can succeed at any time in the elections.
The debate over whether the major coalition of the CDU, CSU, and SPD has been held by 2021 is controversial. Saarlander also refused to be "artificially" restricted by Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Because he works closely with Merkel, he does not see a defect called "Merkel Confidint". But the cooperation between the party and the government should change. In the future, fundamental decisions should first be discussed at the party and not dictated by the government.