the Federal Minister of health, Jens Spahn (CDU) does not want to follow the Call of a party to friends after a private candidate for the CDU presidency. It was a "conscious decision" that he was in the Team of the candidature of the NRW Minister Armin Laschet support, and this was "still," said Spahn on Saturday in Germany radio.
"Laschet, Mr and I, we have decided to make the Team an offer to the party," said Spahn. Them the fact that "Cohesion is also at the top is lived, as a Team, is lived".
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The CDU will decide at a party conference in December about the succession of the party Chairman, Annegret Kramp-karrenbauer. Official candidates so far are the NRW Minister Armin Laschet, Ex-Union parliamentary leader Friedrich Merz, and the foreign politician Norbert Röttgen. Spahn supported in Tandem with Laschet's nomination.
In the past few days had asked several CDU member of Parliament, Minister for health, to stand. They justified this, among other things, that Spahn had made in dealing with the Corona-pandemic a good figure.
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