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Iratxe García: “We call on the Council to adopt the budget urgently; all Europeans (including Hungarians and Polish) need the recovery package”

Ahead of today’s videoconference between EU national leaders, the president of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament said: “It is

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2021 budget of the EU - our first chance to show citizens we stand with them in times of crisis and beyond

In a vote in the European Parliament today, S&D MEPs strengthened their call for a strong budget for the EU in the upcoming year. As the first of an

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We did it! Socialists and Democrats secure the next 7-year budget of the EU

After months of tough negotiations, the S&D team managed to secure a deal for the next multi-annual budget of the European Union (MFF). Last week, S

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EU will have mechanism linking budget to respect for rule of law for the first time, say Iratxe García and Eider Gardiazabal

For two years the Socialists and Democrats have been fighting for an efficient mechanism that will make access to funds from the EU budget conditional

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Put the money where it matters! S&Ds reiterate support for InvestEU programme and its beneficiaries

Socialists and Democrats reiterated their support for European programmes that create quality, non-discriminatory jobs, in line with the Green Deal

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Financing the Green Deal: not a single Euro of public funding must flow into harming our people and planet

Following the Socialists and Democrats’ lead, the European Parliament last week endorsed, with the Climate Law, an ambitious 60% emissions reduction

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S&D MEPs and S&D national MPs vow to move forward the next EU budget and new revenues to finance the Recovery Plan

Today, the Socialists and Democrats bureau and heads of national delegations in the European Parliament held a virtual meeting with MPs from the

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S&Ds demand a binding calendar for the introduction of European own resources

Socialists and Democrats defended in a vote in the European Parliament on Wednesday their position on a new system of own resources for the EU’s

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ReactEU is a lifeline for the people. We must fund it solidly, say S&Ds

S&Ds demand real support for those people and regions hardest hit by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Members in the committee for regional

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We urge the Council to rethink its stance on own resources, say S&Ds

As negotiations for the next multi-annual European budget and the recovery plan resume, S&Ds call on the European Council to raise its ambition for a