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Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&D Times - This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D Group president, Udo Bullmann "The world will not become a safer place with a US president who only calls for more and more military spending and alienates his closest...
Pittella: Trump is the expression of a virus spreading across the US and EU. The EU must now reform, abandon step-by-step policy and address people's concerns

If we want to ensure peace, we have to defend democracies against Trumpism, says Bullmann

On the occasion of the NATO Summit, S&D president Udo Bullmann says: "The world will not become a safer place with a US president who only calls for more and more military spending and alienates...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&Ds - Weekly Update. This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D president, Udo Bullmann We strongly protest against the removal of the First President of the Polish Supreme Court, Małgorzata Gersdorf, and other judges from their...
S&D MEPs vote to protect freedom of panorama and effective copyright reform

Lobbying over copyright reform crossed a line. No MEP should be subject to serious threats

Over the last few days, numerous MEPs have received serious threats and verbal abuse over the proposed reform of EU copyright rules. Heated debate is a vital part of the political process, but...
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S&Ds in The Hague today: Fair taxes for all! Let’s fight for this #EuropeTogether!

In the wake of recurrent tax evasion and tax avoidance scandals, and a year before the European elections, the S&D Group holds, with its partners, a TOGETHER conference in The Hague today on the...
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Udo Bullmann to Polish Prime Minister: stop dismantling democracy in Poland!

Today’s debate in the European Parliament on the future of Europe with the Prime Minister of Poland, Mateusz Morawiecki, came at a very troubling time for Polish democracy. Just yesterday, a new law...
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Udo Bullmann to Sebastian Kurz: Don’t let the xenophobes and populists of FPÖ divide our Europe!

Speaking in the European Parliament in Strasbourg today with Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on the start of the Austrian EU Presidency, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann, said: “Presiding over the...
A budget for the eurozone has become a necessity, say S&Ds, Economic and Monetary Union (EMU), &D MEP Pervenche Berès, Treaty of Rome, Paul Tang MEP, #TaxJustice,

Udo Bullmann: We must seize the moment to build a strong and resilient EMU to prevent future crises

Reacting to the conclusions of the Euro Summit, S&D Group president, Udo Bullmann stated: "We call on the Eurozone leaders to progress on the completion of the Banking Union and to strengthen the...