The conservatives (CDU) and Social Democrats (SPD) keep loosing votes, while the smaller parties GREENS and Liberal Democrats (FDP) are catching up. The LEFT got kicked out after one legislation.
Voter turnout slightly inceases after historical low at 2008
With 137 seats, the parliament of Lower Saxony is the smallest in history.
Due to an equal distribution of direct mandates in 2013 there's only two additional seats. This makes the 17th parliament of Lower Saxony the smallest in its entire history..