You have to let the essence of this thought construct melt in your mouth: a supreme court and also extremely clear ruling that ends an illegal situation brought about by the government is now intended to trigger an unforeseen emergency, on the basis of which one can continue to pursue a financial policy unimpressed commemorates, which Karlsruhe has just recently assessed as a constitutional violation. Apparently the government didn’t hear the shot. All that is missing is for the AfD to seize the opportunity, sue against the declaration of “emergency” and – there is a lot to be said for – win. Then the government is really in trouble.
This article comes from the WiWo newsletter Daily Punch. The newsletter delivers the daily commentary from the WiWo editorial team to your inbox. Always to the point, always with punch. Also in Punch: an overview of the five most important topics of the day. You can subscribe to the newsletter here.
The post first appeared on www.wiwo.de