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S&D President Iratxe García addresses Commission's President candidate Ursula von der Leyen

S&D President Iratxe Garcia addressed Ursula von der Leyen, candidate for the Presidency of the European Commission, in the Hemicycle in Strasbourg.

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S&Ds - Weekly Update. This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D president, Iratxe García Pérez “We had a good and honest exchange with Ms. von der Leyen. However, we did not have enough

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We told Ms. von der Leyen that we expect a game changer from the Commission, says Iratxe García

Today the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament debated for two hours with Ursula von der Leyen, the nominated candidate by the European

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S&Ds - Weekly Update. This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D Group president, Iratxe García Pérez "European citizens sent a clear message in May: they trust the European Union, but they

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Iratxe García: Our will to change the course of the European Commission remains intact

In the first plenary debate of the new legislative term, S&D Group leader Iratxe García said this morning: “European citizens sent a clear message in

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Iratxe García, S&D Group president's first speech of the 2019-2024 European Parliament legislature

Our President, @iratxegarper stood up for #democracy in #EPlenary . She spoke on behalf of all of us, urging all members of the European Parliament to

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David Sassoli will strengthen the Parliament to face populism and give a political direction to the EU, says Iratxe García

The European Parliament again will be led by a member of the Socialists and Democrats following the election today of Italian S&D MEP David Sassoli.

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David Sassoli will strengthen the Parliament to face populism and give a political direction to the EU, says Iratxe García

The European Parliament again will be led by a member of the Socialists and Democrats following the election today of Italian S&D MEP David Sassoli.

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S&D leader Iratxe García: The proposal from the Council is deeply disappointing

Today the Bureau and heads of national delegations of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament met to discuss the proposal from the

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The new S&D Group - challenges ahead

The European Elections have confirmed us as the second biggest group and the first progressive force in the European parliament with: - 154 members