BERLIN – The German minister of Home Affairs, Horst Seehofer expected that the so-called ’Union’ of CDU and CSU again electoral win may books now Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is chosen to be the successor of Angela Merkel.
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (r) is congratulated by Angela Merkel.
“I am sure, that the Union with her re-election results of more than 40 percent can achieve”, says Seehofer in Bild am Sonntag. The choice for ’AKK’ has so far led to a 1 percentage point gain over the previous week, according to a poll by the newspaper. CDU and CSU come together on 29 percent of the voters.
Kramp-Karrenbauer is Friday elected the new party leader of CDU. Seehofer is that of CSU, the Bavarian zusterpartij of the christian democrats. Seehofer recently announced that he by early next year partijvoorzitterschap down.