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S&Ds call on Commission to put Frontex back on right course

The S&D Group in the European Parliament continue to express serious concerns about the leadership of Frontex, the EU’s border agency. We repeat our

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S&Ds have done it: the Just Transition Fund will be fully green with a red heart!

An unprecedented agreement was reached this evening between the European Parliament and the Council on the Just Transition Fund (JTF), totaling 17.5

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S&Ds put solidarity at heart of Asylum and Migration Fund

Today, the S&Ds led the way in securing an agreement with member states on establishing the Asylum and Migration Fund in the EU. The European

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S&Ds: Mobility needs to move. Commission’s Smart Strategy is a leap forward but can be more ambitious

Mobility needs to move. It must go through a deep transformation in many respects to embrace the future. We, the Socialists and Democrats, welcome the

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Agreement on regional funds: S&Ds ensure equity between EU regions for the next seven years

European Parliament negotiators, under the lead of the S&D Group, today put the finishing touches on the ERDF-CF (European Regional Development Fund

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Deal on updated rules to EU Visa Information System

The European Parliament and the Council today agreed on updated rules governing the EU’s Visa Information System. The database connects border guards

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S&Ds: We must protect children against online sexual abuse while preserving fundamental rights

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament are working to protect children against sexual abuse with exemptions to specific facets of EU

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Agreement on 2021 EU budget – now the ball is in Hungary and Poland’s court

Negotiators from the European Parliament concluded an agreement with the Council earlier today on the EU’s budget for the upcoming year. This

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S&D Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

S&D Group leader Iratxe García Pérez on the Portuguese presidency “The Portuguese presidency will be an opportunity to show that we can overcome the

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The Portuguese EU presidency will boost a response to Covid based on solidarity, says Iratxe García

Ahead of the six-month Portuguese presidency of the European Union, starting on 1 January 2021, the president of the European Parliament and the