Regional Election
Regional elections in Berlin with a record low for the two main parties
Former and on-going senior mayor: Despite the SPD’s record low, Michael Müller is entrusted with governing the capital.	 Foto: Wikimedia commons, ebaso

Berlin, September 18. The capital’s inhabitants line up in order to vote for the composition of Berlin City Parliament. This year’s results clearly show a right-wing populist trend, yet they are not as frightening as in former elections. They portray that a grand majority still believes in democratic values.