The CVP, the BDP and the EPP to form a new legislature, a joint mid-group. The CVP group, has on Friday as the last of the three parties involved in the faction community. You have voted by 32 votes to 2, with 4 abstentions, said group President Filippo Lombardi (TI). There is a strong will for cooperation is present.
How many of the Parliamentarians of the new group with the name "The middle group. CVP-EPP-BDP" exactly counts will be only after next Sunday - after all the second ballots for the Council of States elections. In the national Council there are 25 members of the CVP, as well as three members of the EPP and the BDP for a total of 31. The center will be group according to the SVP and the SP-group in the large chamber, the third strongest force.
Lombardi, interim chief
following the deselection of councillor Lombardi, the former Vice-President Leo Müller (LU) takes over on an interim basis, the management of the group. Pirmin Bischof has served on an interim basis as the Vice President.
For the steering Committee of the new mid-group has been set up a search Committee, which, among others, the President and the President of the three involved parties. On the candidacy of the Greens for the Federal Council elections, the CVP will discuss group on Saturday. (lop/sda)
Created: 22.11.2019, 21:41 PM