Strong public support for CDU/CSU, but questions remain on Merkel’s successor

By |junij 9th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Armin Laschet, CDU, CDU chair, CDU/CSU, Chancellor candidacies, CSU, Friedrich Merz, Markus Söder, News, Norbert Röttgen|

Around three months after the outbreak of COVID-19 in Germany, public approval of the Christian Democrats (CDU/CSU) and confidence in Chancellor Angela Merkel remain high.  Nevertheless, Merkel is still ruling out a fifth term in office. So how does it look for her potential successors? EURACTIV Germany reports.