Hans-Peter Martin, MEP since 1999, has worked with Martin Ehrenhauser since 2007. In July 2010, he called him "proven and successful". So far, he has not yet reacted to the new rumors – we have requested comment.
Martin Ehrenhauser became an MEP in 2009 after working as the head of Hans-Peter Martin's office. He is expected to give a press conference announcing details of their fallout shortly.