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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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Make global digital tax reform work, demand S&Ds from finance ministers

Today in Brussels, EU finance ministers will discuss the state of play of their work on digital taxation and the ongoing reforms in the framework of

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S&Ds urge EU Parliament to declare a climate emergency ahead of COP25

We are rapidly reaching crisis point. Time is running out. In view of the upcoming UN Conference on Climate Change in Madrid (COP25), the European

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S&Ds: Saving bees from pesticides means saving our lives. Commission must assess plant protection products toxicity

Following the vote today in Plenary, the S&D Group welcomes the adoption of a joint resolution on the assessment of the impact of plant protection

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EU 2020 Budget - highest EP stance ever on climate change and youth

Today, in Plenary, the S&D Group pushed for the highest ever EU budget, focused on our priorities. Adding up to 3 billion euros more to the initial

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Stop blocking tax transparency, say S&Ds to EU governments

Tomorrow, the European Parliament will adopt a resolution calling on member states to break the deadlock on public country-by-country reporting within

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“We will not accept anything less than an MFF that works for the people,” say S&Ds

The next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2021 - 2027 is crucial for the proper functioning of the EU. In a vote today, in Plenary, S&D MEPs have

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S&Ds: Gentiloni is the most suitable candidate to be the next EU Commissioner for Economy

Following today's hearing with the economy, budget and employment committees, Paolo Gentiloni fully satisfied with his answers, explanations and

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If anyone can deliver a progressive, sustainable approach on cohesion and reforms, it’s Elisa Ferreira, say S&Ds

S&D Euro MPs gave their full backing to the appointment of Elisa Ferreira as Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms following her hearing yesterday in

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Much more detailed answers required from Mr Wojciechowski before S&Ds can consider him as Agriculture Commissioner

The Socialists and Democrats expressed disappointment following the weak performance of Mr. Janusz Wojciechowski during today’s hearing. However our