Why the choice in Wisconsin is life threatening

Washington The Wisconsin vote is likely to go down in American history as the choice of insanity. In the midst of the corona pandemic, voters stood in hundreds of meters of queues in front of the few open polling stations on Tuesday. Thousands of election workers had signed off, partly because of the fear of […]

Mayor of Munich re-elected – CSU wins Nuremberg

Dieter Reiter The SPD politician has won the run-off vote with a clear majority. (Photo: AP) Munich The runoff elections in the Bavarian municipalities, unprecedented due to the corona crisis, have brought about changes in power in at least two major cities. The SPD lost the post of mayor to the CSU on Sunday in […]

Lessons from the area codes in Florida, Illinois and Arizona

Washington It was an election day marked by the corona crisis. Actually, Democratic registered voters should vote on their presidential candidate in four US states on Tuesday: Florida, Illinois, Arizona and Ohio. However, the governor in Ohio canceled the vote on Monday evening, a few hours before the polling stations were due to open. The […]

Bavarian local elections in the corona crisis: run-off elections in sight

Local elections in Bavaria Despite the corona crisis, many Bavarians voted today. (Photo: dpa) Munich The local elections in Bavaria, overshadowed by the corona virus crisis, are only decided in many places in the runoff election. For example, the mayor elections in the three largest cities of Munich, Nuremberg and Augsburg on Sunday in the […]

Biden depends on Sanders – Five lessons from the primaries in the United States

Now Biden has a big head start in the delegate votes in the further ballot boxes of the Democrats. The 77-year-old clearly won the primaries in Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi and Idaho. The votes are still being counted in Washington and North Dakota. After his comeback in South Carolina and the ten victories on the so-called […]

Netanyahu’s election is a slap in the face for the rule of law

Israel voted for the third time within a year – and again the citizens have not made a clear decision. The right-wing national bloc led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did better than the middle party of Benjamin Gantz. But Netanyahu, who is already celebrating himself as the election winner, is not able to achieve […]

FDP only with a mandate in Hamburg citizenship

Hamburg In the general election in Hamburg, the FDP narrowly failed at the five percent hurdle. According to the preliminary official final result, the Liberals came to 4.9 percent and thus missed the entry into the state parliament. However, top FDP candidate Anna von Treuenfels-Frowein won a mandate in her Blankenese constituency. According to the […]

Christian Lindner summons the center for his party

Berlin Langenhorn is a tranquil residential area on the northern outskirts of Hamburg. Family houses, lots of nature. Only the noise from the nearby airport disturbs the calm. Young families live here, but so do many seniors. On the evening of the Hamburg state election, the district reported an astonishing result: While the FDP worried […]

Christian Lindner summons the center for his party

Berlin Langenhorn is a tranquil residential area on the northern outskirts of Hamburg. Family houses, lots of nature. Only the noise from the nearby airport disturbs the calm. Young families live here, but so do many seniors. On the evening of the Hamburg state election, the district reported an astonishing result: While the FDP worried […]

Glitch in voice recording? FDP must continue to tremble

Hamburg has voted, the results of the first count are there. Accordingly, the AfD and FDP have made the jump over the five percent hurdle. The election could still go bad for the FDP. All information in the blog. Photo series with 11 pictures refresh page 11.30 p.m .: Error in voice recording? FDP could […]