Photo Gallery: A Realignment of the German Business World
06/30/2011
Winfried Kretschmann (third from left), the Green Party governor of the...
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Winfried Kretschmann (third from left), the Green Party governor of the southern German state of Baden-Württemberg, together with executives at sports carmaker Porsche, which is located near Stuttgart. Given his party's recent successes and the political sea change happening in Germany, Kretschmann is given the kind of fawning treatment by business leaders once reserved for conservatives.