The designated CSU leader Markus Söder wants to be according to their own figures the Chancellor candidate of the Union. “The CSU has no ambitions,” said the Bavarian Prime Minister, the Newspapers of the Funke media group.
“My main task is in Bavaria.” He had also “planned” to be CSU-Chairman, stressed Söder. “I have put myself in the service of the party, after Horst Seehofer, has announced its withdrawal and other possible candidates have not declared that you are available.”
Söder wants to be at the special party Congress of the CSU in the 19th century. January as a party leader for the election and succession of Horst Seehofer’s line up, he has already inherited as Prime Minister. Söder is considered Seehofer’s eternal rival.