The Limited Times

Now you can see non-English news...

AfD elects list of candidates for the NRW state election in 2022

2021-10-22T00:10:58.026Z

The North Rhine-Westphalian AfD meets from today (6 p.m.) to Sunday in Essen's Grugahalle for a state election meeting. The delegates vote on the line-up for the state elections on May 15, 2022. The election of the top spots on their national list is expected to be on Saturday morning. Landtag parliamentary group leader Markus Wagner is running for first place.



The North Rhine-Westphalian AfD meets from today (6 p.m.) to Sunday in Essen's Grugahalle for a state election meeting.

The delegates vote on the line-up for the state elections on May 15, 2022.

The election of the top spots on their national list is expected to be on Saturday morning.

Landtag parliamentary group leader Markus Wagner is running for first place.

Essen - According to a party spokeswoman, other elected officials also want to run again.

Overall, the AfD is planning to choose 25 places on the list.

This and next weekend is planned for this.

In the 2017 state election, the AfD moved into the Düsseldorf state parliament for the first time with 7.4 percent of the vote and then still 16 seats.

The country list drew all of them;

The AfD did not get direct mandates.

However, three MPs left the parliamentary group in the same year and have since sat as non-attached MPs in the state parliament.

also read

Lower Saxony state election on October 9, 2022

On October 9, 2022, the residents of Lower Saxony will elect a new state parliament.

The state government agreed on this day, as the State Chancellery announced on Tuesday in Hanover.

According to the State Chancellery, Prime Minister Stephan Weil (SPD) will run for his party again.

In the case of the CDU, the election for the top candidate will most likely fall on the state chief Bernd Althusmann, who is currently Weil's deputy in the state government.

Lower Saxony state election on October 9, 2022

Nikolaus Kramer confirmed as chairman of the AfD parliamentary group

The new AfD parliamentary group in the state parliament re-elected its chairman Nikolaus Kramer after a four-hour session.

Kramer's preferred candidate for the post of Parliamentary Managing Director, Thomas de Jesus Fernandes, on the other hand, had to admit defeat to MP Thore Stein.

"The majority of the parliamentary group decided differently and of course - as it should be - I support this majority decision," said Kramer on Friday after the election.

Nikolaus Kramer confirmed as chairman of the AfD parliamentary group

NRW state parliament celebrates its 75th anniversary

The North Rhine-Westphalian state parliament celebrates its 75th anniversary next Wednesday (October 6th) with high-ranking guests.

The President of the Federal Constitutional Court, Stephan Harbarth, was invited as the keynote speaker, according to the invitation to the ceremony on Thursday.

Prime Minister Armin Laschet (CDU) will also speak to the MPs and guests.

NRW state parliament celebrates its 75th anniversary

In December, the AfD wants to hold a state party conference with board elections in Cologne.

There country chief Rüdiger Lucassen (70) wants to stand for re-election.

dpa

Source: merkur

All news articles on 2021-10-22

You may like

News/Politics 2021-10-05T16:20:37.571Z
News/Politics 2021-10-27T11:56:30.122Z

Trends 24h

News/Politics 2021-12-03T20:51:38.668Z
News/Politics 2021-12-03T05:18:33.406Z
News/Politics 2021-12-03T21:15:38.456Z

Latest

© Communities 2019 - Privacy