The CDU party chairmanship is a volunteer. Normally, no Problem: Angela Merkel, for example, was simultaneously Chancellor and previously member of Parliament. On a party Chairman salary, she was not instructed. But now someone at the party top, of the has no other income, is a novelty.
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is in February, Secretary-General of the CDU. For this she gave up her Job as Minister-President of Saarland, in which they earned a basic salary of around 11,000 euros. The step was politically a risk, financially, but Also in the Job of the Secretary-General was paid. AKK refused even to several tens of thousands of euros in transfer money, which would have seen her as a former Prime Minister.
discussion on the rule change
Must be STH now, after your change to the party leadership from her husband endure? So far it will not come. In the party is thought, to change the rules. A party spokeswoman told the daily mirror, make a decision on how the appearance should not be taken. The "Rheinische Post" reported that in CDU circles an income will be discussed, which is based on the amount of remuneration of members of Parliament. These are currently at 9780 Euro gross. That would still mean a financial downturn in comparison to AKKs Minister of the interior content.
A different possibility would be that Kramp-Karrenbauer accepts a Ministerial position. Would you also have the advantage that they distinguish themselves in addition, and for a possible candidacy in the position. She rejected but. In a conversation with your home sheet, the "Saarbrücker Zeitung", a change to the Cabinet Merkel. "I competed for election as party Chairman because I want to stand for separate positions of the European Union. I don't need integration into the Cabinet,“ she said.
Meanwhile, seems to be your choice to inspire the CDU. In the RTL/n-tv trend barometer, the party won three points and came to the party on 32 percent.
AKKs private number in the phone book?
another side effect of the new Jobs of the future dealing with the private telephone number of the CDU-politician is no longer in the future, perhaps in the phone book your Saarland's home town of Püttlingen. "Actually, I'd love to do it," said the new Federal Chairman of the Christian Democrats of the "Saarbrücker Zeitung" (Monday). But in the meantime, the number of calls, "the injured person, the limit of good handling and taste" had increased greatly. Because of their frequent absence, accept your husband the most calls, said Kramp-Karrenbauer: "It is now part of a real burden. Since it is also the protection of the family.“More about
New CDU leader, Kramp-Karrenbauer don't want Minister post in the Cabinet Merkel
In the past, had understood, Kramp-karrenbauer of the whereabouts of your phone number as an expression of the proximity to the citizens. Neither of their choice to the Saarland Minister-President, the election for General Secretary of the CDU in the spring had changed it all.