Germany would expand the Eurogroup in order to promote economic reforms. That is not what Emmanuel Macron wants.
The chancellor is grooming the prime minister of Saarland, but there are at least two more candidates.
The policies, the politics and analyses of Angela Merkel’s coalition deal with the Social Democrats.
Germany’s conservative party leader calls for a focus on pay, pensions and housing.
The German party leaders had their only debate before the election later this month.
The German chancellor seldom gets ahead of public opinion and always finds the middle ground between extremes.
It depends on whether you think the election of Donald Trump was an aberration or not.
Unlike most, conservative leaders in Austria and the United Kingdom can afford to appease reactionary voters.
Germans by and large approve of Angela Merkel’s job performance, but they are ready for somebody else to take over.
Martin Schulz has pushed Germany’s Social Democrats up in the polls, but another grand coalition is still likely.