Brandenburg state election, 1999

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The Brandenburg state election, 1999, was conducted on September 5, 1999, to elect members to the Landtag of Brandenburg (Brandenburg State Parliament), the state legislature of Brandenburg.

Issues and Campaign[edit]

Results[edit]

Party Party List votes Vote percentage (change) Total Seats (change) Seat percentage
Social Democratic Party (SPD) 433,521 39.3% -14.8% 37 -15 41.6%
Christian Democratic Union (CDU) 292,634 26.5% +7.8% 25 +7 28.1%
Party of Democratic Socialism (PDS) 257,309 23.3% +4.6% 22 +4 24.7%
Deutsche Volksunion (DVU) 58.247 5.3% +5.3% 5 +5 5.6%
Alliance '90/The Greens 21,410 1.9% -1.0% 0 +0 0.0%
Free Democratic Party (FDP) 20,472 1.9% -0.3% 0 +0 0.0%
All Others 18.767 1.8% -1.6% 0 +0 0.0%
Totals 1,168,909 100.0%   89 +1 100.0%

Post-election[edit]

SPD lost their overall-majority, but Manfred Stolpe (SPD) formed an SPD-CDU coalition and remained Minister-President.

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