Tag: kurz

Austria’s Next Vice-Chancellor | Coalition Carousel Part II

Red, blue, green and pink: Each party has its color, each its own leader. Here, the second two of four mini portraits.

What Coalition the Media Expect – and Want

The elections have been fought, the winners and losers on the record. Now all eyes are turning to the decisive coalition negotiations.

Austria’s Next Vice-Chancellor | Coalition Carousel Part I

Red, blue, green and pink: Each party has its color, each its own leader. Here, the first two of four mini portraits.

Party Manifestos | What the People’s Party (ÖVP) Wants for Austria

The basic tenets of the program are and remain, according to Kurz: no new debt, a lower tax burden and the fight against illegal immigration.

Party Manifestos | What the Social Democratic Party (SPÖ) Wants for Austria

The 46-page SPÖ manifesto focuses on health, work, education, infrastructure and protecting the climate – but also contains some bold policy proposals.

Party Manifestos | What the Freedom Party (FPÖ) Wants for Austria

The FPÖ’s manifesto is thus a mix of praising the measures taken over the last two years and promises to go further.

Party Manifestos | What the Liberal Party (NEOS) Wants for Austria

the party’s 80-pages manifesto focuses on protecting the climate and sustainability, alongside long-term NEOS topics such as education, a pension reform and more transparency for parties and state authorities.

Party Manifestos | What the Green Party Wants for Austria

Led into the 2019 elections by long-time politician Werner Kogler, the fight against climate change and for sustainability takes center stage in the Green party manifesto.

Party Manifestos | What the Liste JETZT Wants for Austria

The list led by former Green MP Peter Pilz seems unlikely to make it into parliament this time. The central idea of the Liste JETZT is better control of the government.