A leadership election for Christian and Democratic Union – Czechoslovak People's Party (KDU-ČSL) was held on 29 March 2019.
Christian Democrats decided to hold a series of debates to help decide who will become the new leader.The first debate was held on 25 February 2019. Bartošek, Jurečka and Výborný participated. All candidates agreed that it was a good choice to not join government coalition led by ANO 2011.
South Bohemian KDU-ČSL held conference on 9 March 2019 and gave its nomination to Bartošek.Jurečka on the other hand received nomination from Olomouc regional organisation.
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