Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer

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Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer 22-01-2015.jpg
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer in 2015
Minister-President of Saarland
Assumed office
10 August 2011
Preceded by Peter Müller
Member of the of Saarland Regional Parliament
Assumed office
September 1999
Personal details
Born (1962-08-09) 9 August 1962 (age 52)
Völklingen, Germany
Nationality German
Political party CDU
Alma mater Saarland University
University of Trier
Religion Roman Catholic

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (born 9 August 1962 in Völklingen)[1] is a German politician of the CDU. Since 10 August 2011, she is the current Minister-President of the Saarland,[2] succeeding Peter Müller. In 1998, she was a member of the Bundestag, the German federal parliament.[1]

Background and Education[edit]

Kramp-Karrenbauer is from a conservative Catholic family. Between 1984 and 1990 she studied political science and law at University of Trier and Saarbrucken. Between 1991 and 1998 she was a policy officer for CDU Saarland.

Personal Life[edit]

Kramp-Karrenbauer is married to a mining engineer and has three children.[3]


External links[edit]

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