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Jürgen Rüttgers

Government official , Member of the Bundestag

Jürgen Rüttgers, German government official. Member Deutsche Vereinigung für Parlamentsfragen.


Rüttgers, Jürgen was born on June 26, 1951 in Cologne, Germany.


Doctorate, University Cologne, 1979.


Legal advisor confederation Civic Authorities and Local Councils, North Rhine-Westphalia, 1978-1980. Chief administrator Local Council, 1980-1987. Chairman Junge Union Rhineland, Westphalia, 1980-1986, Christian Democratic Union Erftkreis, 1985.

Member Lower House of Parliament, Bonn, since 1987. Parliamentary leader Christian Democratic Union/CSU faction, since 1991. Member Parliamentary Arbitration Committee, since 1991, Pulheim City Council, 1982-1989.

Minister Education, Science, Research and Technology Government of Germany, Bonn, 1994—1998.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author, various commentaries on water regulations.


Married; 1 child.