Worst poll for German Christian Democrats for eleven years

Germany’s coalition negotiations, which are progressing slowly, may be starting to take their toll on support for Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU/CSU). In last night’s twice monthly ARD-DeutschlandTrend poll from Infratest dimap, the CDU sinks to 30 per cent, its worst score with this pollster for eleven years. That figure is almost three percentage points […]

Pilz backing halves after allegations as Austria voters approve OVP-FPO coalition

The first national poll in Austria since parliamentary elections nearly four weeks ago is released tonight. Voting intentions have moved little in the Research Affairs survey for Oesterreich, with the exception of the list of Peter Pilz, the former Green politician who won eight seats in Vienna. After Pilz sensationally resigned his seat following sexual […]