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05 Feb 2020
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S&D EMPL Workshop : Decent minimum wages across Europe

Welcome by Iratxe GARCÍA PÉREZ, S&D Group president Key note speech by Nicolas SCHMIT, commissioner for jobs and Social rights Session I chaired by

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Iratxe García encourages the Commission to be more ambitious on citizens’ participation on the Conference on the Future of Europe

Socialists and Democrats have been closely working with other political groups on the parliamentary resolution on the Conference on the Future of

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“We back the new Commission with a demanding, loyal and vigilant vote,” says Iratxe García

Today the Socialists and Democrats voted in favour of the new European Commission, after five months of intense negotiations with the Commission

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One in every 5 euros will go to tackling climate change, thanks to S&Ds. We are starting to deliver on citizens’ expectations

S&D MEPs today gave their support to the EU 2020 budget, which they consider the most progressive one so far. For the first time ever, it devotes 21%

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"No child left behind" say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats led the European Parliament in sending a message that children’s rights must be at the heart of EU policies. The European

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We stand in solidarity with unemployed people in Belgium, despite Council refusal, say S&Ds

Today in plenary, members of the European Parliament have confirmed that they stand in solidarity with the 400 people in Wallonia who have lost their

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S&Ds succeed in changing portfolio names and reinforcing the social agenda of the future European Commission, says Iratxe García

Following several days of negotiation with the president-elect of the European Commission, this morning S&D president Iratxe García received

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Fighting for the rights of platform workers

During the European Parliament’s October session, S&D MEP Jude Kirton-Darling and Mick Rix from British trade union GMB, met with Nicolas Schmit, European Commissioner-designate for Jobs, to discuss

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We will push Commission vice-president designate Šuica to ensure that people are fully involved in the debate on the future of Europe, say S&Ds

Following yesterday's hearing of Commission vice-president designate Dubravka Šuica, our group has decided to give its support to the Croatian

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Hearing of Nicolas Schmit, Commissioner-designate for Jobs

Reacting immediately after the hearing of Nicolas Schmit, Commissioner-designate for Jobs, Agnes Jongerius, MEP and S&D coordinator for the employment