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"In a Krautshell” – some intel and a thought – from the EU & Berlin Bubble for US public policy professionals

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Issue #6

Issue #6 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: Emergency Plan for the EU Budget  Discussions regarding the EU budget and recovery plans are omnipresent these days (as we have reported several times). 

Issue #5

Issue #5 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: Did the German Constitutional Court just sentence the whole EU to economic  failure?  The Federal Constitution Court in Germany decided, that whenever the German Central

Issue #4

Issue #4 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: What about Merkel‘s last big project? In July 2020, Germany is taking over the rotating EU Council Presidency (a.k.a. leading discussions between the EU

Issue #3

Issue #3 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: EU becomes budget trillionaire Unlike POLITICO some sources titled last week, Angela Merkel is still not favoring Corona-Bonds (and probably never will). However, at the conference

Issue #2

Issue #2 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: Tracking Apps: Sacrificing privacy for health? Apps, Apps, Apps.  …but, isn’t the use of an app to trace infections the opposite of the brand new

Issue #1

Issue #1 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: Germany’s Showdown for the Exit Strategy From the Corona Virus ShutdownThis Wednesday, Germany might face a good old-fashioned, Western-style showdown in its discussion for


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