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“European Asylum Support Office is on the right track, but more needs to be done,” say S&Ds

The European Asylum Support Office (EASO), one of the EU’s essential tools in asylum management, was up for scrutiny again in the European Parliament

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S&D Group supports efforts by UK MPs to avoid a no-deal exit

In a special sitting today in the UK Parliament, MPs voted to ensure that the UK will not crash out of the EU without a deal, by supporting an

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"Europe's challenges cannot wait: we need to move from words to action now," says Iratxe García after the European Council

On the outcome of the European Council, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament said: “If we want the European Union to

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It is necessary to defend our elections against foreign interference and manipulation

Today, at the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament supported a resolution on foreign electoral interference and

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A robust budget is essential for the just transition to an environmentally and socially sustainable EU, says Iratxe García

Today at the plenary debate on the upcoming European Council on the 17th and 18th of October, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the

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Solidarity saves lives: Council fails to make progress on an EU-wide mechanism on disembarkation

While justice and home affairs ministers met in Luxembourg in the last two days to discuss the state of play on migration in the EU, at least 13 more

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Iratxe García congratulates António Costa: Portugal has proved that growth is compatible with solidarity and sustainability

Following the parliamentary elections held yesterday in Portugal, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Iratxe García


The 2019 Commission Hearings

The 2019 Commission Hearings - 30 September to 8 October 2019

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Leading S&D MEPs and progressive Commissioners-designate discuss future Commission structure and roadmap

Today the president and the vice-presidents of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament met with the progressive Commissioners

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No time to lose as Parliament can get back to work on scrutinising Brexit, say S&D MEPs

The Supreme Court in the UK ruled today that the UK Government's suspension of Parliament was unlawful and that the decision is now void and without