Personal details only on Monday: SPD votes on coalition agreement

Before the new government is sworn in next week, the parties involved must sign the coalition agreement. To this end, the SPD is calling a party congress today. Will there already be details on the occupation of the social democratic ministries? In particular, the appointment of the health department is eagerly awaited. At a party […]

Corona-Talk at Illner: “Pull yourself by the belt, Mr. Kretschmer”

The Prime Ministers, together with Chancellor Merkel and the next Chancellor Scholz, have agreed on further tightening of the fight against Corona. They especially apply to the unvaccinated. Maybrit Illner wanted to know from her guests whether that was really enough. First of all, the answer to the evening’s question: Will Karl Lauterbach become Minister […]

2G, ghost games, compulsory vaccination: countries are urging uniform measures

“No half measures” – that is what NRW Prime Minister Hendrik Wüst demands from the federal-state summit. According to him, this includes uniform rules for major events. At the same time, he admits a breach of his word on the subject of mandatory vaccination – and this is still controversial. North Rhine-Westphalia Prime Minister Hendrik […]

Fight against the fourth wave: Lauterbach names five effective measures

Even before representatives of the federal and state governments meet again, Karl Lauterbach formulates a catalog of measures that, in his opinion, could break the fourth wave. Germany is in a “deep pandemic crisis,” says the health politician. SPD health expert Karl Lauterbach has called for significantly stricter measures to break the fourth corona wave […]

RTL / ntv trend barometer: Merkel remains the most popular politician ahead of Scholz

While there is no movement among the parties, the weeks after the general election swirled up the political ranking. At the end of her term of office, the outgoing Chancellor once again clearly gained in reputation. But the newcomers of the month are Klingbeil and Lauterbach. If everything goes according to plan, Angela Merkel will […]

Name only after the SPD party congress: Scholz remains tough with the Minister of Health

CSU politicians, of all people, want the SPD experts Lauterbach as the new health minister. The future Chancellor Scholz will not let this change his schedule. Germany will remain without a top corona trainer until after the Social Democrats’ party congress. According to Chancellor-designate Olaf Scholz, the SPD is sticking to the plan of appointing […]

After anger over 50,000 in Cologne: The Bundesliga is threatened with a ghost classic

67,000 spectators are still allowed to watch the top game in the Bundesliga between BVB and Bayern Munich. But it is hardly conceivable that the game will actually take place in front of spectators on Saturday. The pressure from politics is too high in view of the frightening corona situation. The audience plan is still […]

"Would be a Christmas present": Lauterbach: A mild course with Omikrom is conceivable

Little is known about the Omikron variant. However, indications of a mild course are reported from South Africa. SPD health expert Lauterbach thinks this is quite conceivable. At the same time, however, he urges caution, as it is mainly about young people. The SPD health expert Karl Lauterbach considers a lighter course of the disease […]

"Would be a Christmas present": Lauterbach: A mild course with Omikrom is conceivable

Little is known about the Omikron variant. However, indications of a mild course are reported from South Africa. SPD health expert Lauterbach thinks this is quite conceivable. At the same time, however, he urges caution, as it is mainly about young people. The SPD health expert Karl Lauterbach considers a lighter course of the disease […]