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S&Ds demand that the seasonal time change is abolished by 2021

Strong controversy has arisen in recent years on the pros and cons of seasonal time change. Many countries decide to change to summer or wintertime to

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S&Ds: May should stop asking the UK Parliament the same questions and instead ask the British people

Following the confirmation by UK Prime Minister Theresa May that a meaningful vote will only be held on 12 March, two weeks before the UK is to leave

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S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann: Italian government has to stop alienating this great European nation from its friends

Commenting on the Future of Europe with the Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann said: “In our debate with the

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S&Ds: European Parliament must provide more checks on work of the Commission

The European Parliament today backed a series of reports on how to improve the structures of the European Union. The reports called for more checks

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EU Parliament and Council reach a deal on new public procurement rules to promote clean mobility

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament welcome the agreement reached last night on revised rules on public procurement under the Clean

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New rules will make the European Parliament fairer and more transparent

The European Parliament today backed an update to its rules of procedure, to make the institution fairer and more transparent, as well as cracking

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Manfred Weber and EPP call for secret vote on new transparency rules

S&D MEPs have urged the EPP Group and their leader Manfred Weber to drop proposals to hold a secret vote on new rules designed to make the Parliament

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S&Ds: Only alternative to backstop is a closer EU-UK relationship. We will not put Good Friday Agreement or single market at risk

Following votes in the House of Commons on the UK government’s Brexit motion, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann and Group spokesperson on Brexit

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More needs to be done to crack down on disinformation ahead of the EU elections

Following the publication from the European Commission of the first reports on implementation of the Code of Practice against disinformation, S&D

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S&Ds: We need more checks and balances on work of the European Commission

The European Parliament constitutional affairs committee today voted on a report calling for more checks and balances on the work of the European