The Latest: German lawmakers urge daily quotas for refugees

February 21, 2016 7:36 PM

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A senior member of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party is renewing a call for centers at borders from which refugees would be allowed into the country according to daily quotas.

Julia Kloeckner, a deputy leader of Merkel's Christian Democrats, hopes to oust a center-left governor in a March 13 election in Rhineland-Palatinate state. In neighboring Baden-Wuerttemberg, fellow party member Guido Wolf hopes to return the party to power after a five-year hiatus.

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