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Photo: from left Sts aD Juergen Chrobog, “President Politics“ of the Senate, Min.Pres. Juergen Kretschmann with document, Dr. Otmar Schuster, “President Economy“ of the Senate and Hermann Sturm, promoter of the industry group.

On January 25, Prime Minister Juergen Kretschmann received a certificate, which nominated him a senator of the business entrepreneurs group “Wir Eigentuemer”. The laudation was held by the chairman of the Asia-Pacific / German economy, Dr. Hubert Lienhard in the exquisite castle of Hohenheim. It culminated in the new senator now fully confirmed word: "First the facts, then the politics!", a sentence which identified the honoree as a scientist.
The Prime Minister was pleased about this honor from the economy. He thus introduces into an illustrious circle of personalities from business and politics. The members of the Senate include our Federal President Steinmeier or EU Commission President Juncker and many well-known business names.