In the Council of States, the SVP would like to increase the number of its seats to at least one to six, such as the Bern of the national Council of Rösti said. They wanted to remain with a vote share of at least 29.4 percent, by far the strongest force.

to achieve this goal, the SVP, like other parties on the Federal Council – to have a personal contact with the electorate. The objective was to mobilize the 740’000 SVP-elected in 2015, said the Basel national councillor Sandra to Berger by the campaign team.

With more than 1000 choice one wants to make ambassadors, especially in the agglomerations, a door-to-door election campaign. The Ambassador should motivate Acquaintances and friends to Choose from. Many have resigned due to non-implementation of the popularly adopted mass immigration initiative, is held Berger.

election campaign Slogan of the SVP

The SVP-Slogan for the national elections of 20. October is “Free and safe – I will, I choose s.” in terms of Content, the party continues on their current political topics: the management and control of immigration, to the relief of the working middle class and against an institutional connection to the EU.

“We want to win the election for Switzerland in the fall,” said campaign Manager Adrian Amstutz, the commencement of the elections. The party had since the beginning of 2018, on the Tour of the cantons of the Concerns and needs of the people.

The election campaign, the head of the Western Switzerland, Oskar Freysinger sees in his part of the country a potential of EU-critical voters. The Ideal of self-responsibility is widespread in German-speaking Switzerland than in the Western part of Switzerland, from the old national Council and deselected the Valais cantonal government.

According to the Swiss national Council Marcel Dettling fights the SVP for the Independent and against the bureaucratic Juggernaut of the EU. Dettling, who is also part of the campaign team, promised low taxes and duties for all. Debt was out of the question, therefore, the state would have to be contained tasks.

On the 20. In October the Federal Parliament elections in Switzerland. The total of 200 seats in the national Council are distributed according to the number of population in the cantons, and need to be re-elected. Also the 46 seats of the Council of States to be re-awarded.

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