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European Parliament/Commission Presidency - Leaders of four main political groups agree on political process

As leaders of four political groups of the European Parliament – EPP, S&D, ALDE and Greens/EFA – we met today for the second time since the European

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S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann: “Tajani has no mandate to lead inter-institutional negotiations”

With regard to the ongoing inter-institutional negotiations about the future set-up of the European Commission, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann states:

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S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann: Orbán’s latest attack on academic freedom will not be tolerated

Following the latest reports that the Hungarian government has submitted draft legislation to Parliament that would put the Hungarian Academy of

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S&D Group will continue to support enlargement process: Albania and North Macedonia should start accession negotiations without further delay

Today, the European Commission presented in the European Parliament its annual Enlargement Package, including individual reports on the Western

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Udo Bullmann: Democracy must prevail. Frans Timmermans is the only candidate able to build a progressive alliance to reform Europe

Following the political leaders’ meeting in the European Parliament today, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann stated: “Today, we have reaffirmed that

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Udo Bullmann: European voters sent a clear signal for progressive change

Commenting on the preliminary results of the European elections, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann said: “The European voters have sent a clear signal

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S&Ds will build the reform majority to deliver the change Europeans are calling for

Reacting to the first elections results, Udo Bullmann, S&D Group leader, said: “With election results from half of the countries already in, we have

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

The results of the European Elections are now only two days away. The S&D Group Press team will be in the European Parliament from Sunday afternoon

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S&Ds: EU must do more to defend LGBTI people in Europe and around the world

On the occasion of the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann said: “The situation for LGBTI

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S&Ds Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights And What's Coming Up

Quote of the week by Udo Bullmann, presenting the Progressive Society report in London If we want to ensure wellbeing for the many, not only the few,