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WAHLKAMPF
In an election campaign we hear about the candidate's position on taxes, health etc.
BRITISCHES OBERHAUS-MITGLIED
Hundreds of peers are hereditary peers, others are appointed.
PARLAMENTSABGEORDNETER
The table below lists all current members of Parliament (MP).
FINANZMINISTER
The position of (Lord) Chancellor is one of the most senior roles in British government.
RECHTSRUCK
The election resulted in a shift to the right.
HUNGERN, VERHUNGERN
Over four million Africans face famine and starvation.
STIMMEN FÜR
56% of women voted for Mr Obama.
BRITISCHES OBERHAUS
The House of Lords is the upper chamber of the Houses of Parliament.
SANIERUNGSPAKET
"Greek bailout increasingly unpopular in Germany!"
MEILENSTEIN
The elections are an important landmark in the country's history.
AUßENPOLITIK UND INNENPOLITIK
The Head of State showed a big interest in foreign policy and domestic policy
INDUSTRIENATIONEN
The survey measures child poverty across industrialized nations.
PLANWIRTSCHAFT
A planned economy is a system in which decisions are made by economic planners.
MIT EINEM GRÜNEN IMAGE VERSEHEN
Even governments have been accused of greenwashing.
LEBENSWICHTIGE QUELLE
Water is a vital resource for human and plant health.
AUßENMINISTER
In the UK he is called foreign minister, in the US his title is secretary of state.
TERMIN
The President needed to get to his next appointment.
WAHLLOKAL
About 100 voters staged a sit-in at the polling station before casting their vote.
RATHAUS
In nearby Schöneberg town hall* J.F. Kennedy delivered his famous speech.
ENTWICKLUNGSLÄNDER
Millions of residents of developing nations die from preventable diseases.
VERSCHWENDEN
No individual, group or society has the right squander resources.
WOHLERGEHEN, REICHTUM
We believe in human rights through prosperity and progress.
AUSGLEICHEN
According to the environment minister, planting trees can offset carbon emissions.
BRITISCHES UNTERHAUS
The House of Commons is one of the Houses of British Parliament.
GESETZESVORLAGE
The bill becomes law if the Governor signs it.
VOLKSABSTIMMUNG
The referendum result clearly showed that the Irish rejected the Lisbon Treaty.
FREIE MARKTWIRTSCHAFT
Free enterprise is governed by the laws of supply and demand.
WAHLBEZIRK
He hoped that his father's influence in the constituency would help him.
PREMIERMINISTER
Several Prime Ministers graduated from a British elite University.
ZWEISTELLIGES WACHSTUM
"How good politics can achieve double-digit growth!"