Our latest press releases

Press release
Published

Parliament backs new laws to crack down on letterbox companies

The European Parliament today backed new rules governing how companies can move between EU member states. The right wing ECR Group had attempted to

Press release
Published

S&Ds: EU must act to stop deteriorating fundamental rights situation in member states

The European Parliament today backed a report calling for the EU to act to prevent the deterioration of fundamental rights in certain EU member states

Press release
Published

InvestEU: S&Ds make sure that the EU invests in a sustainable future and in a just transition for all

The plenary of the European Parliament today backed a new InvestEU Programme - a single structure bringing together a multitude of EU financing

Press release
Published

S&Ds call to make benefits of European Globalisation Adjustment Fund available to more workers

The European Parliament today adopted a report by S&D MEP Maria Arena on the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund, which the European Parliament

Press release
Published

S&Ds secure €5.9 billion ESF+ funding for European Child Guarantee to eradicate child poverty

In today’s vote in the European Parliament on the European Social Fund Plus the Socialists and Democrats got a major step closer to making the

Press release
Published

S&Ds: Today’s approval of the EU pesticides report is just the beginning of our fight to ensure human health and food security in Europe

The final PEST report voted today in plenary by an overwhelming majority calls on the European institutions and member states to make the

Press release
Published

S&Ds: Time is running out - UK must break Brexit deadlock

Following a historic defeat in the House of Commons on the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union, S&D MEPs have urged the UK Prime Minister to break

Press release
Published

S&Ds campaign for fairer and more gender sensitive taxation

The European Parliament today adopted a report on gender equality and taxation. Tax policies still affect men and women differently. Although

Press release
Published

S&Ds welcome Commission’s proposal to end veto on taxation and announce up-coming new study on tax gap

Reacting to a Commission proposal to extend majority voting to all EU tax policies by the end of 2020, which is expected to be presented by EU

Press release
Published

Gdańsk, Europe and Poland mourn the loss of mayor Paweł Adamowicz

Reacting to the tragic death of Paweł Adamowicz, the S&D Group president Udo Bullmann said: "It was with great sadness we learnt of the death of Paweł