Draft coalition treaty without major surprises
By and large the draft coalition treaty is just a lengthy, more detailed version of
the paper presented as result of the exploratory talks.
The three parties now present their ideas and projects in 14 chapters on some 170 pages. After a
short preamble the treaty starts with a chapter on Europe followed by
statements on the major projects to create “new dynamics for Germany”.
The last chapter deals with the distribution of cabinet posts amongst the three