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We have become victims of their own success

the electoral defeat of The SVP Zurich is also subject to the Assembly of delegates of the SVP Switzerland, Amriswil, TG. The SVP has failed to bring the base of the urn, said party President Albert Rösti in front of 400 delegates.

The SVP Thurgau, hostess of the DV from the Saturday, is a figurehead of the party has achieved in the last national Council elections a voter share of 39.3 per cent, and the cantonal Parliament elections with a vote share of 32.6 percent.

"We have become victims of their own success," said rosti. The Greens managed to attract massively more voters to the ballot box. "We have not managed to activate the base. If we don't Wake up now, and we do not manage the helm for the next fall, around the tear, then the level of prosperity in Switzerland is eroding," says Roesti.

pop in Zurich

The Zurich cantonal section of the SVP had pulled on Friday, the consequences of the election defeat last Sunday. The party line as well as the President of the Konrad lang HART resigned under pressure from the Board of their Offices. In addition to party President long and hard, also the first Vice-President Gregory Ritz, the second Vice-President, Stefan Schmid, and party Secretary Roland a cheque and the Deputy party Secretary Christoph bähler will gave your resignation.

Konrad hard for a position on the SVP-losses increase, and The assigned President of the Zurich SVP leads back to the electoral defeat, especially to poor mobilization. Video: Adrian Panholzer

"I'm a pawn sacrifice, but also responsibility," said Konrad long and hard on Friday, the news Agency Keystone-SDA. The desire for fresh minds in the party leadership had been expressed this week by the party's Executive Committee.

Blocher to the DV in Amriswil

To the question of whether SVP Godfather Christoph have made Blocher pressure, said long and hard: "Mr Blocher has certainly made its influence." Blocher did not want to comment on the request to the theme. The Old Federal Council took part in the Assembly of delegates in Amriswil.

The SVP of Zurich had lost at the cantonal government elections on Sunday 5.6 percentage points percentage share of the vote and suffered the biggest loss of seats in decades. They lost 9 seats and the back fell to the lowest level since 1995. With 45 offices, but it remains the largest group in the 180-member cantonal Parliament.

criticism of the framework agreement

The party sizes of the SVP at the delegates ' meeting sharp criticism of the framework agreement with the EU practiced. The SVP Basis adopted unanimously a list of demands, which is to prevent a "submission" under the EU.

The framework agreement aims to define, such as Switzerland takes on innovations in the EU Law. By June the agreement was in consultation, said SVP Federal councillor Ueli Maurer. The Federal Council had by now negotiated the contract do not agree.

"It's not the merit of the SVP, Switzerland is in the EU," said SVP party President Albert Rösti in front of the 400 delegates. Rösti criticised the fact that the Federal Council had not even discussed a counter-proposal for limiting the initiative of the SVP. With the continuing immigration will be the receipt.


The framework contract, orders a frontal attack was on the hash Browns. It was the end of the bilateral approach. It is a "subjugating contract". The consequences for Switzerland would be more immigration, wage pressure and can no longer be financed social benefits. Now the SVP is against the framework agreement.

The agreement would end the system of direct democracy and self-determination for Switzerland, said the Zurich national councillor Roger Köppel. The framework agreement, i.e. for Köppel: "The EU should dictate, and we should obey and shut the fuck up." The EU wool, servants Switzerland "". "We are going to stop the contract," said Köppel.

farmers are especially hard

"This agreement is a corset, the us imposed", said SVP national councillor, Magdalena Martullo-Blocher. With the framework agreement, Switzerland committed itself to adopt current and future EU-law. The farmers would meet the framework agreement with the EU particularly hard. "Our direct payments would not be practicable", Martullo-Blocher.

The people's no vote on the European economic area (EEA) have already shown in 1992 that the Swiss economy is significantly better than that of the EU, said Thomas Matter. Many managers tried to blackmail the citizens, by threatening with the transfer of jobs abroad. You should not listen to the "bonus-driven group Manager," says SVP-national Council.

The party's Board of Directors presented to the delegates of 13 demands to the institutional framework agreement: In item 3, for example, it is required that the Federal Council should not sign a contract that is contrary to the Constitution, as well as "foreign judges", respectively, the European court of justice accept. The delegates agreed to the demands, unanimously. (hvw/sda)

Created: 30.03.2019, 12:04 PM

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