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Iratxe García calls on the Eurogroup to live up to this historic time

Following a 16-hour teleconference meeting, Eurozone finance ministers were not able to reach an agreement on how to respond to the economic and

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The Eurogroup must show determination to buffer the Eurozone from a world-wide economic shock, say García and Stanishev

Ahead of the meeting of the Eurozone finance ministers, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Iratxe García and the

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S&Ds: COP26 can be postponed, but our commitment to the EU Green Deal and the Climate Law is stronger than ever

The Covid-19 pandemic led to the postponement of the UN’s COP26 Climate Summit in Glasgow until 2021. The S&D Group understands the reasons behind

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The EU temporary instrument to support workers should be the basis for a proper unemployment reinsurance scheme, says Iratxe García

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament welcome the European Commission’s announcement of a new temporary solidarity instrument to

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We need to act now to save the future of the tourism industry, say S&Ds

With millions of jobs in the tourism and transport industry endangered by the COVID-19 outbreak, S&Ds urge European authorities to listen to the

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S&Ds support legislative measures against COVID-19 at extraordinary plenary session

Today in an unprecedented plenary session, the European Parliament will pass three pieces of legislation aimed at fighting both the health and the

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S&Ds propose an EU-wide action plan against COVID-19 ahead of the European Council

Today, the Group of the Socialists and Democrats have adopted a comprehensive EU Action Plan with 25 urgent and mid-term measures to fight the COVID

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S&Ds: saving human lives first. We ask the Commission to postpone the entry into force of the Medical Devices Regulation

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament are fully committed to the common fight against the spread of Covid-19 across Europe. In order

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S&Ds: We must learn from the COVID-19 lesson. Only a common and coordinated EU answer will win this and future fights

We are living through something unprecedented. The COVID-19 virus knows no boundaries, it infects people globally and so our response must be European

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“Issue corona-bonds and activate the European Stability Mechanism”, Iratxe García urges EU finance ministers

Ahead of video-conferences between economic and finance ministers today and the Eurogroup tomorrow to prepare a European Council meeting scheduled for