Lower Saxony Holds State Elections


David McAllister , incumbent gubernatorial candidate of the German... Nieuwsfoto'sBegroeten,Bestof,Bovenlichaam,CDU,David McAllister - Duitse politicus,Democratie,Duitse Sociaal-Democratische Partij,Duitsland,German Left Party,Gevestigde,Gouverneur,Hand,Hannover,Hoofdletter,Horizontaal,Iemand een hand geven,Interview,Kandidaat,Kijken,Nedersaksen,Politiek,Sociaal democratische partij,Stemmen,Stephan Weil,Thema,Verkiezing,VolgenPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesHANOVER, GERMANY - JANUARY 20: David McAllister (C), incumbent gubernatorial candidate of the German Christian Democrats (CDU), shakes hands with Die Linke candidate Manfred Sohn (L) as Greens Party candidate Stefan Wenzel looks on and Social Democrats (SPD) candidate Stephan Weil (R) greets someone else following a television news interview after initial poll results gave the CDU the highest number of votes following elections in Lower Saxony on January 20, 2013 in Hanover, Germany. Many see the Lower Saxony election as a bellwether for national elections scheduled for later this year. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)