Analysis: Angela Merkel and German voter apathy




 
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Analysis: Angela Merkel and German voter apathy
 
August 19th, 2013  
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Analysis: Angela Merkel and German voter apathy
By Noah Barkin BERLIN (Reuters) - Germans sleep better, Bismarck once said, when they don't know how sausages and laws are made. A century and a half later, Angela Merkel seems to be modeling an election campaign on the musings of Germany's "Iron Chancellor"; the modern day chancellor is avoiding detailed discussion of what she would do with a third term and instead emphasizing her personal appeal over policy prescriptions. ...




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