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Wissler in February 2021
|Chairwoman of The Left|
27 February 2021
Serving with Susanne Hennig-Wellsow
|Preceded by||Katja Kipping|
|Leader of The Left in the Landtag of Hesse|
3 February 2009
Serving with Willi van Ooyen (until 18 Jan. 2014)
|Deputy Leader of The Left|
10 May 2014 – 27 February 2021
|Deputy Leader of The Left in the Landtag of Hesse|
5 April 2008 – 2 February 2009
|Leader||Willi van Ooyen|
|Member of the Landtag of Hesse|
27 January 2008
23 May 1981
Langen, Hesse, West Germany (now Germany)
|Political party||The Left (2007–present)
WASG (before 2007)
Janine Wissler (natively spelled Wißler; born 23 May 1981) is a German politician who has been co-chairwoman of The Left since 2021.
She was member of the Landtag of Hesse since 2008 and leader of the state parliamentary group since 2009, including as sole leader since 2014, as well as deputy leader of the federal party since 2014. She is one of The Left's lead candidates for the 2021 German federal election, alongside Dietmar Bartsch.
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