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S&Ds urge Commission to tackle social dumping in transport sector

The European Parliament today adopted its position on road transport ahead of the Commission’s forthcoming proposals for the Mobility Package on the

  • Ismail Ertug MEP
  • Mobility Package
  • social
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S&Ds reiterate rejection of Commission proposal to re-authorise glyphosate. Ready to call for an inquiry committee if necessary!

S&D Euro MPs unanimously reiterated their rejection of the European Commission's announced intention to re-authorise glyphosate for 10 years. The S&Ds

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  • Miriam Dalli MEP
  • Kathleen Van Brempt MEP
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Dieselgate: Ahead of crucial vote S&Ds push for consumer compensation and a European vehicle surveillance agency

After 12 months and 47 hearings in the Dieselgate inquiry committee, the European Parliament will next week draw the lessons from the scandal. On

  • #DieselGate
  • European Vehicle Surveillance Agency (EVSA)
  • climate
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S&Ds slam Germany’s car toll plans as discrimination against road users

The European Parliament today adopted a resolution criticising Germany’s plans to introduce a road toll system. The German government had introduced a

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It is time to strengthen passengers' and workers' rights in the aviation sector

The Aviation Strategy is a milestone initiative for Europe proposed by the Commission. Aviation is a strategically important sector of the EU economy,

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Pittella a primus inter pares president - My vision for an inclusive and efficient European Parliament

Brexit, the migration humanitarian emergency, the threat of terrorism, armed conflicts at our doorsteps and the long lasting economic crisis have

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S&Ds back railway modernisation, but not at the expense of workers

European railways are in need of urgent modernisation and more competition so they can become a genuine alternative to road transport. While the

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The Common Agriculture Policy should protect farmers against instability, say S&Ds

The high price volatility in the agricultural markets over the last couple of years has damaged producers, while the rest of the food chain is not

  • Paolo De Castro MEP
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S&Ds call for strong EU leadership to move ahead with global climate action

Following the UN Climate (COP22) summit which took place in Marrakech last week, tomorrow the members of the European Parliament will discuss future

  • #Prog4Climate
  • Kathleen Van Brempt MEP
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Fair employment ensures safer air travel, say S&Ds

Social dumping at the expense of aviation safety will come to an end. Today, the European Parliament’s transport and tourism committee voted for a new

  • Transport
  • MEP Ismail Ertug