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Who we are - message from Iratxe García Pérez, president of the S&D Group

This is a crucial time in Europe, for the future of both the European project and our social model. There are serious challenges that face Europe

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S&D Group welcomes announcement of EU-UK agreement

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament welcome the announcement of an agreement that is expected to deliver the necessary damage

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S&Ds: Death penalty is unacceptable. Federal executions in the US must be stopped

The Socialists and Democrats denounce and condemn with the strongest words the resumption by the United States of the executions at the federal level

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S&Ds: EU Parliament condemns Egypt for blatant human-rights violations. Relationships with Cairo must be revised

Following the approval of the resolution on ‘The deteriorating situation of human rights in Egypt, in particular the case of the activists of the

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Recovery and Resilience Facility done: “We could not allow ourselves to falter” say S&Ds

European Parliament negotiators wrapped up discussions with the Council on the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF) last night, a key tool to repair

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S&Ds achieve €95.5 billion for research and innovation in Horizon Europe

Under the leadership of Socialist and Democrat negotiators, members of the committee for research and industry last night agreed to seal the outcome

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S&D Times – End of year update

What a year! Despite the unusual working conditions created by the Covid-19 pandemic, we have continued to fight for the interests, rights and well

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S&Ds: Updated rules guarantee people always have a voice in Parliament

The Socialists and Democrats have led the way in updating internal rules to allow Parliament to function as normal and ensure people’s voices are

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Porto Agenda: giving social rights teeth to make people’s lives better

With today’s vote on the report a strong and social Europe for a Just Transition, the European Parliament is calling on European leaders to make

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S&Ds call for human rights sanctions and EU ban on products made with Uyghur forced labour

At the initiative of the Socialist and Democrats, the European Parliament is voting today on a resolution condemning the Chinese government led system