Angela Merkel has been Chancellor of Germany since November 2005. The 62 year old Merkel is seeking a 4th term, the upcoming election is September 24th. This is going to be a close race. The way the world is turning now would an upset be that big of an upset? Her opponent Martin Schulz seems to be gaining ground on her, or is she losing ground? 12 years is a long time to be in power.
Story on the upcoming election linked below-