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Congratulations Udo Bullmann

S&D Group elects new Group President Udo Bullmann: Let’s renew social democracy together and promote change for all

Following an internal campaign, the S&D Group elected tonight with a strong majority Udo Bullmann as its new Group President. This election took place following the resignation of former Group...
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Pittella resigns S&D Group leadership. New president to be elected on 20 March. Grazie Gianni.

Following his successful election to the Italian Senate, Gianni Pittella announced today at a meeting of all S&D Group MEPs his resignation from the Group presidency. Possible candidates have...
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Pittella: I have fought for 20 years for a progressive Europe. I will now lead the same fight in Italy

Speaking on his decision to stand for election in the upcoming Italian elections, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella, said: “I will run as a candidate in the Italian elections as president of...
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Pittella: Italian vote is a turning point for the EU. I will run for election

Following last night’s decision by the Partito Democratico, the leader of the S&D Group Gianni Pittella, accepted to run in the upcoming elections in Italy. Explaining his decision, Gianni...
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 president, Gianni Pittella. The possible creation of transnational lists would pave the way for not only a pan-European constituency but also for real European direct-...
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S&Ds back a more representative Parliament and pave way for transnational lists of MEPS

The European Parliament’s constitutional affairs committee today backed a report outlining the make-up of the Parliament for the 2019 European elections. The main question for the report was how to...
Romania Parliament

Pittella: Dăncilă appointed new PM is the right way forward for EU and Romania

Following the confirmation of the Romanian President, Klaus Iohannis, to appoint Viorica Dăncilă as new Prime Minister, the S&D Group leader, Gianni Pittella, stated: “The S&D Group...