The BBC reports Further Blow for Merkel in Hesse.
The Financial Times says Merkel Coalition Under Pressure After Hesse Reversal.
Despite a large drop in support, the CDU has won the Hesse state regional poll, giving the chancellor some welcome breathing room.
Breathing Room? Not Quite
CDU plus the greens will barely have a majority, if indeed they even have one.
Mike "Mish" Shedlock