# Elections

ARCHIVE - 03.05.2018, Belgium, Brussels: Manfred Weber (CSU), leader of the Group of the European People's Party (EPP) in the European Parliament, comes to a working breakfast before a Cabinet meeting in the Bavarian representation. According to German Commissioner Oettinger, Weber would be a good candidate for the European elections in May 2019. Photo: Sven Hoppe / dpa +++ dpa-Bildfunk +++
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Manfred Weber launches bid for top EU job after 2019 elections

Bavarian politician aims to become Commission president. But he still has major obstacles to overcome.
Former Slovenian PM, current president of the right-wing Slovenian Democratic Party (SDS) and winner of the Parliament elections Janez Jansa (R) meets President Borut Pahor to discuss the formation of a coalition in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on June 7, 2018. Photo: Jure Makovec / File
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Slovenia anti-migrant party says will try to form coalition govt

The Slovenian anti-immigration party that came first in last week's election will attempt to form a coalition government, its leader says, despite falling well short of a parliamentary majority.
dpatopbilder - 02.02.2018, Berlin: Martin Schulz (lr), Chairman of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), Horst Seehofer, Prime Minister of Bavaria and Chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), and Angela Merkel, Federal Chancellor and President of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), come to the main round of negotiations of the Koalition negotiations of CDU, CSU and SPD in the SPD party headquarters, the Willy-Brandt-Haus. These three politicians have long negotiated whether they can work together in a government for Germany. ATTENTION: This picture has dpa also sent on video. Photo: Bernd von Jutrczenka / dpa +++ (c) dpa - News for children +++
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Merkel clinches coalition deal with Social Democrats

A coalition deal has been agreed in Germany, taking Europe’s economic powerhouse closer to a new government after months of uncertainty.