Christian Democratic Union of Germany

The Christian Democratic Union of Germany is a Christian-democratic and liberal-conservative political party in Germany. It is the major catch-all party of the centre-right in German politics. Friedrich Merz... Wikipedia

  • Abbreviation:  CDU
  • Leader:  Friedrich Merz
  • General Secretary:  Mario Czaja
  • Founded:  June 26, 1945
  • Headquarters:  Konrad-Adenauer-Haus, Klingelhöferstraße 8, 10785 Berlin
  • Newspaper:  Union
  • Youth wing:  Young Union
  • Membership (2020):  399,110
  • Ideology:  Christian democracy, Liberal conservatism, Pro-Europeanism
  • Political position:  Centre-right
  • National affiliation:  CDU/CSU
  • European affiliation:  European People's Party
  • International affiliation:  Centrist Democrat International, International Democrat Union
  • European Parliament group:  European People's Party
  • Colours:  Orange (official), Black (customary)
  • Bundestag:  152 / 736
  • Bundesrat:  22 / 69
  • State Parliaments:  481 / 1,884
  • European Parliament:  23 / 96
  • Ministers-president of states:  5 / 16
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo