From 1978 to 1979 he worked as a teacher in Berlin-Köpenick . From 1979 to 1985 he was a political assistant in the federal secretariat of the Kulturbund of the GDR . From 1985 to 1999 he worked again as a teacher a. a. at the 49th POS and at the Rudolf-Virchow-Oberschule in Berlin-Marzahn . After a supplementary studies in history at the Free University of Berlin , he has been since 1996 teacher hired.
Between 1999 and 2016 Brauer was a member of the Berlin state parliament, the Berlin House of Representatives . In parliament he was a member of the committee for administrative reform, communication and information technology, the committee for cultural affairs and the special committee “Restitution”. He was also a member of the parliamentary group's executive committee and cultural policy spokesman for the left-wing parliamentary group as well as chairman of the 2nd parliamentary committee of inquiry "State Opera" for the 17th electoral period (2015-2016).
After winning the direct mandate in the constituency of Marzahn-Hellersdorf 1 four times in a row in 1999 ( 14th electoral term ), 2001 ( 15th electoral term ), 2006 ( 16th electoral term ) and 2011 ( 17th electoral term ) , he lost the direct mandate to the in 2016 AfD politician Gunnar Lindemann .
At the end of 2016 he resigned from Die Linke. After losing his direct mandate, he returned to school in February 2017.
- Werner Breunig, Andreas Herbst (ed.): Biographical handbook of the Berlin parliamentarians 1963–1995 and city councilors 1990/1991 (= series of publications of the Berlin State Archives. Volume 19). Landesarchiv Berlin, Berlin 2016, ISBN 978-3-9803303-5-0 , p. 415.
- Christiane Peitz: Wolfgang Brauer leaves the Berlin Left in frustration. In: Der Tagesspiegel . December 11, 2016, accessed January 10, 2017 .
- Ingo Salmen: Berlin election in Marzahn-Hellersdorf: "The AfD should now take responsibility". In: tagesspiegel.de. Der Tagesspiegel , September 19, 2016, accessed on September 20, 2016 .
- Wolfgang Brauer is a teacher again. LichtenbergMarzahnPlus.de, February 4, 2017, accessed on July 15, 2017 .
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German politicians (SED, PDS, Die Linke), MdA|
|DATE OF BIRTH||May 13, 1954|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Aschersleben|