Coalition-forming in the 20th Bundestag

By YIYANG FANG,1st-year student on the Campus of LE HAVRE On December 8, 2021, Olaf Scholz of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) took up the position of Chancellor of Germany in the 20th Bundestag, ending the Christian Democratic Union’s (CDU’s) 16-year hold over the top office in government. Scholz’s ascension followed the German federal election on September 26, where his centre-left SPD received 206 of … Continue reading Coalition-forming in the 20th Bundestag