Germany’s Scholz to carry on as finance minister despite SPD defeat
Germany's Scholz to carry on as finance minister despite SPD defeat 1BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s Olaf Scholz will carry on for now as finance minister despite losing a bid to lead his Social Democratic Party because he sees it as his duty not to sink the ruling coalition, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Scholz and his running mate lost a vote for leadership of the SPD on Saturday to two leftist …
News story posted on 2019-12-04T09:46:00.0000000Z