FDP is struggling to regain ground with voters and renew their coalition with Angela Merkel's conservatives in September. At a weekend congress the FDP is hashing out its positions on key issues, including no new taxes.
The "Die Linke" party conference has come to an end with the party positioning itself in stark opposition to all other political movements. Leadership elections confirmed incumbent party heads in their current positions.
Germany’s pro-business Free Democrats have overwhelmingly reconfirmed Christian Lindner as party leader in Berlin. After achieving victories in northern German states, Lindner is looking forward to a better future.
It may not be anyone's favorite constellation, but conservatives and Greens may have to cooperate if they want to govern. A closer look shows differences between the parties have been rapidly diminishing in recent years.
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