German elections: Voters decide who will take charge after Merkel
The election race could barely be tighter as voters decide who will run Europe's biggest economy.
Climate crisis is keyFor the Greens this is their biggest moment yet. Climate change is currently the biggest issue for German voters and the party has only once polled more than 10% in a federal election.image source,image captionAnnalena Baerbock has appealed to Germans to vote Greens to fight climate change
But their candidate for the top job, Annalena Baerbock, has lost support over the summer, despite catastrophic floods that left at least 190 people dead and left a trail of destruction in two of the most populous states.Judging from a random sample of people in Berlin's sprawling Alexanderplatz on Saturday, even though climate change is their highest priority, they think the other parties are quite capable of addressing it too.
Conservative Armin Laschet told voters on Saturday it was time to speed up the move to renewable energy: "We're too slow in Germany."media captionAction to tackle climate change needs to be just and fair, says German campaigner Luisa Neubauer. headtopics.com
The liberal FDP may disagree with the Greens on plenty, but on climate change they are drawing in young voters too. Both parties have a good chance of being in government and both could be kingmakers."The next government is the last that can still have an active influence on the climate crisis," Annalena Baerbock warned Germans during one of the final TV debates, so the Greens had to be part of it, she said.
But liberal leader Christian Lindner does not believe Germany needs to go the same way as the Greens.ReutersNo-one will follow us as world champions of morality. But as world champions in technology, we can show people a perspective and create new growth
Christian LindnerFDP leaderNot over till it's overEven if a clear winner emerges on Sunday evening, Germans will not know the make-up of their government for some time.The victorious party still needs to form a coalition and there seems little chance of a repeat of the two-party grand coalition currently in charge.
That is why Germans are talking about traffic-light, Jamaica or Kenya coalitions, reflecting the different colour schemes of the parties potentially involved.If it's the centre-left then look for the red, yellow and green; if it's the conservatives, it could be black, yellow and green. headtopics.com
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German election frontrunner Olaf Scholz: Who is the man likely to replace Chancellor Angela Merkel?Merkel and Scholz know each other well - Social Democrat Scholz has been Merkel's finance minister and vice chancellor in the uneasy 'grand coalition' of conservatives and members of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) she had to bring together to form a government in 2017. Are Germans so unlucky?
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German millionaires rush assets to Switzerland amid election fearsIf the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD), hard-left Linke and environmentalist Greens come to power, there could be a reintroduction of a wealth tax and tightening inheritance tax. Why so?
German millionaires rush assets to Switzerland amid election fearsIf the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD), hard-left Linke and environmentalist Greens come to power, there could be a reintroduction of a wealth tax and tightening inheritance tax.
Starmer focused on appeal to voters, not punch-up with his party’s left, says allyLabour conference is chance for leader to claim ‘party of change’ mantle at next election
German millionaires rush assets to Switzerland amid election fearsIf the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD), hard-left Linke and environmentalist Greens come to power, there could be a reintroduction of a wealth tax and tightening inheritance tax. German millionaires rush assets to Switzerland? ... Well it's a little like the 1940's all over again ... again. Greed, greed, greedy. What a rotten world!
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