30 April, 2014

The “Juncker for President” Campaign goes to Düsseldorf to meet CDU leaders

Düsseldorf, 30 April 2014

The EPP candidate for President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker was in Düsseldorf, Germany on 30 April to meet several leaders of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU).

In the morning, Jean-Claude Juncker arrived on board of the “Juncker for President” campaign bus to the Landtag of North Rhine-Westphalia where he was greeted by Armin Laschet, leader of the CDU in the State. There he had the opportunity to meet CDU members of the European Parliament, the Bundestag and the Landtag.

Jean-Claude Juncker was then joined by Armins Laschet and by Herbert Reul and Elmar Brok, both Members of the European Parliament and candidates for the CDU in the elections of May.Together they drove to the headquarters of the CDU in Düsseldorf, where they held a press conference in which the German leaders expressed their support for the EPP candidate and for the priorities that he has set for the next term of the European Commission.

Pictures of the visit are available for download royalty-free on Jean-Claude Juncker’s Flickr account here.