The general debate on the budget deliberations will take place in the Bundestag on Wednesday from 9 a.m. The coalition and opposition traditionally use the handling of the chancellor’s budget to exchange blows on government policy. Follow the debate in the FOCUS live ticker online.

Wednesday, September 7, 6:32 a.m .: A heated debate awaits the Bundestag on Wednesday. The general debate begins there at nine o’clock with a speech by Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz. Friedrich Merz will also speak – the fierce Zoff about Robert Habeck’s nuclear power plant decision and the new relief package for the traffic light should provide some talks.