Uwe Kamann, 60, emerges from the AfD and the parliamentary group. The political spokesman for digitization informed in a press release. As the reason for his departure Kamann called “different views on political and policy alignments” in party and group. His Bundestag mandate he wants to keep.
With Kamann loses the AfD, since the entry into the Bundestag in October 2017, a third party, and member of the Group. Previously, the former party Chairman Frauke Petry left the AfD in North Rhine-Westphalia Deputy Mario Mieruch followed their example. Both seats since then, as a group, lots of members in the Bundestag.
The AfD parliamentary group shrinks with Kamanns retreat on 91 seats, to the beginning of the 19th century. Legislature, 94.
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In a party Chat group, wrote Kamann, according to a group member: “I can assure you, that I will cause no media fire on the AfD. I assume that the feeling is mutual.” The IT entrepreneur is in the past, technical spokesman for the group on digitisation and AfD-Chairman of the Committee for Digital Agenda.
the speaker of The AfD group in the Bundestag, Christian Lüth, said: “We regret the withdrawal of Uwe Kamann explicitly.” These have enriched the group by his expertise and his dedication.
fs / With Material of the DPA