Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel's Final Election Rallly


Angela Merkel, Germany's chancellor and party leader of the Christian... News PhotoAngela Merkel,Baden-Württemberg,Berlin,Chairperson,Chancellor,Christian Democratic Union,Christian Social Union,Democracy,Economy,Election,Environment,Europe,Gerda Hasselfeldt,Germany,Government,Head of State,Headquarters,Horizontal,Human Gender,Leadership,Lifestyles,Political Party,Politics,Talking,Ursula von der Leyen,VotingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergAngela Merkel, Germany's chancellor and party leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), right, speaks next to Armin Laschet, CDU regional party chairman, from left, Ursula von der Leyen, Federal Minister of Labour, Thomas Strobl, Baden-Württemberg state CDU party chairman, and Gerda Hasselfeldt, head of the Christian Social Union, at the CDU headquarters as the German federal elections result is announced in Berlin, Germany, on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. Merkel won an overwhelming endorsement from German voters, putting the country's first female chancellor on course for the biggest election tally since Helmut Kohl's post-reunification victory of 1990. Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg via Getty Images