The choice of Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer to the new CDU-Chairman, has a positive effect on the survey of the Union’s values. According to the released Monday “trend barometer” for RTL/n-tv, the CDU and CSU increased after the Hamburg Congress by three percentage points and now 32 percent. The Greens lose, therefore, three percentage points and now stands at 19 percent.

In the case of all other parties changed nothing. The SPD therefore has 14 percent support, closely behind the AfD, with 13 percent. FDP and Left each at eight percent.

“Good” solution

The choice Kramp cart Builder, as the successor of Angela Merkel of the CDU leadership to keep the majority of the respondents for a “good solution” (46 percent). 28 percent expressed dissatisfaction with, 24 percent of the Friedrich Merz would have been better, four percent, Jens Spahn. Both had stood against Kramp-karrenbauer, Merz was subject to ultimately just in a runoff.

In the case of the CDU-supporters find even 62 percent Kramp-Karrenbauer is a good choice. Only 28 percent have returned, according to the “trend barometer” Merz and two percent Spahn preference. The supporters of the Greens (61 percent) and the SPD (55 percent) are the majority of pleased with the choice. Only among the followers of the AfD (49 percent) and the FDP (43 percent), an above average number of Merz-sympathizers.