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legislator , politician

Matthias Wissmann, German legislator, German Member of the Bundestag.

Background

Wissmann, Matthias was born on April 15, 1949 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. Son of Paul and Margaret (Kalcker) Wissmann.

Education

Abitur (advanced matriculation examination), 1968. Universities of Tübingen and Bonn, political science, economics and law. State examination in law, 1974. Great state examination in law, 1978.

Career

Federal chairman. Junge Union (Young Union), 1973-1983. Member of federal Executive Committee, Christian Democratic Union, since 1975. President, European Union of Young Christian Democrats, 1976-1982.

Chairman, inquiry commission ‘Youth Protest in the Democratic State’, 83. Member of Bundestag for Ludwigsburg. Spokesman on economic policy, CDU/CSU parly, group, since 1983.

Chairman, Christian Democratic Union Nordwürttemberg, since 1985. Member of presiding Committee, Christian Democratic Union BadenWürttemberg, since 1985. Partner, Frank, Grub und Wissmann Solicitors, since 1978. Member economic working committee, treasurer Christian Democratic Party, 1998—2000; chairman committee on affairs of European Union German Bundestag, 2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Social Market Economy, German Perspectives, Market Economy 2000.

Religion

Catholic

Politics

christlich Demokratische Union (CDU, Christian Democratic Union), 1968

Membership

Clubs: German Assistance to Refugees, Bonn.

Connections

father:
Paul Wissmann

mother:
Margaret (Kalcker) Wissmann