After Coalition Talks Collapse Germans Want New Elections
A third, very unlikely, scenario would entail reinstating the so-called grand coalition between CDU/CSU and the Social Democrats (SPD). However, the SPD's party leader Martin Schulz has ruled out reviving the two-party coalition that is formally still in power. And, as our infographic shows, by far most Germans would opt for new elections, no matter what their political affiliation. The original general election was held on September 24, 2017.
This infographic shows respondents who want the following after coalition building collapsed, by party affiliation (in %)