99 percent approval of the traffic light: The SPD is enjoying the intoxication of the moment

The special party conference on the coalition agreement turns out to be a belated victory celebration in the federal election. Speakers cannot praise the importance of the moment highly enough. The party is bursting with self-confidence, but also needs the FDP as an opponent for its unity. The SPD’s early decision to hold the special […]

Special party conference for Scholz election: SPD agrees coalition agreement with the Greens and FDP

At its hybrid special party congress, the SPD is the first of the three traffic light parties to clear the way for the formation of a government. 99 percent of the delegates vote for the alliance with the Greens and Liberals in the federal government. The delegates nevertheless expressed criticism. The Social Democrats want to […]

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 […]

The 1 billion euro promise: intensive care nurse bonus could turn out to be disappointing

There is talk of 3000 to 5000 euros per intensive care nurse. In fact, the traffic light coalition’s corona bonus could be much lower, as a bill available to ntv.de shows. The fact that the same law regulates the compulsory vaccination for carers raises further questions. While the traffic light coalition initially drove a rolling […]

"Freedom and health protection": Graf Lambsdorff: FDP has to support tougher measures

Above all, the FDP accuse many experts of slowing down stricter corona measures. However, the party wants to face responsibility and is moving away from some positions. Group vice Lambsdorff adjusts his party to further concessions in the future government. FDP parliamentary group deputy Alexander Graf Lambsdorff prepared his party for political concessions in the […]

Bartsch im "ntv early start": Statements from the STIKO boss "somewhat insane"

Dietmar Bartsch shares some of yesterday’s decisions by the federal and state governments. But this would come far too late. The left-wing parliamentary group chairman expresses sharp criticism of STIKO boss Mertens. Dietmar Bartsch, co-group leader of the Left in the German Bundestag, has sharply criticized the corona management of the future traffic light government. […]

Bartsch im "ntv early start": Statements from the STIKO boss "somewhat insane"

Dietmar Bartsch shares some of yesterday’s decisions by the federal and state governments. But this would come far too late. The left-wing parliamentary group chairman expresses sharp criticism of STIKO boss Mertens. Dietmar Bartsch, co-group leader of the Left in the German Bundestag, has sharply criticized the corona management of the future traffic light government. […]

State secretaries and ministers: You are behind Habeck, Baerbock and Lindner

As state secretaries, state ministers and parliamentary state secretaries, they will take on key roles in the traffic light government. The first names from the ministries of the Greens and Liberals are already known – an overview. The departments of the Ampelkoalition are distributed: The SPD will take over six ministries in addition to the […]