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S&Ds reject Commission classifying COVID-19 as mid-level threat – a slap in the face for frontline workers

Following today’s decision by the European Commission to classify COVID-19 as a biological agent level 3, the Socialists and Democrats announced they

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COVID-19 heroes deserve decent minimum wages

Ahead of today’s launch of the second phase of the consultation on minimum wages by the European Commission, the Socialists and Democrats in the

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S&D online event tonight: Iratxe García & progressive leaders to discuss their vision for “A new beginning for Europe!”

On the eve of the 70th anniversary of the Schuman declaration (9 May), progressive forces are coming together for an event on solidarity. The COVID-19

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S&Ds launch Recovery Plan for Europe to build a fair and sustainable future for all

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today launched a Recovery Plan to tackle the immediate economic and social aftermath of the

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If convergence is sacrificed in the COVID-19 response, the whole EU project will be at risk, Iratxe García told Commission president today

Today the group leaders and the president of the European Parliament held a special meeting in the presence of Commission president Ursula von der

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We need an urgent safety net to save jobs, says Iratxe García on the eve of Labour Day

On the eve of Labour Day, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Iratxe García called on the European Commission and

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“Be brave and innovative: the EU needs recovery bonds and new own resources,” Iratxe García tells Commission and Council

Ahead of the virtual meeting of national EU leaders tomorrow, the chair of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Iratxe García today

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This resolution is a call for action to the EU Council, including recovery bonds, says Iratxe García

The European Parliament today adopted a resolution which calls for a comprehensive Recovery Plan to face the COVID-19 pandemic and its socio-economic

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The European Digital Agenda must leave nobody behind, say S&Ds

In a debate in Strasbourg requested by the S&D Group, our members sent a clear message ahead of the Commission’s proposal on the Digital Agenda: we

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Conservatives and liberals lack ambition to close gender pay gap

During a vote in the European Parliament today in Brussels, liberals and conservatives watered down an amendment introduced jointly by the Socialists