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EU budget crisis threatens Europe’s interests” say S&D Euro MPs

MFF revision: finally an agreement, now we need to talk about the EU budget post-2020

S&D MEPs have welcomed the adoption this morning by the European Council of the revision of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF), which sets the framework and spending ceilings for the EU’s...
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“The investment plan needs to be upgraded to fulfil all expectations”, say S&Ds

The European Parliament has made a critical assessment of the first 18 months of implementation of the European investment plan, in a resolution adopted today in Strasbourg drafted by S&D Group...
Tax transparency: Liberals and Conservatives side with big business against interests of EU citizens, Evelyn Regner and Hugues Bayet, country-by country reporting, #TaxJustice

Tax transparency: Liberals and Conservatives side with big business against interests of EU citizens

The S&D Group has slammed the Liberal and Conservative Groups in the European Parliament for blocking attempts at providing meaningful tax transparency in Europe. The S&D Group finally...
S&Ds from European and national parliaments call for a progressive economic policy in 2017

More than 80% support for the prolongation of a re-focused EFSI

Yesterday evening, Euro MPs of the economic and monetary affairs and the budget committees - taking into account the first 18 months experience of the European Fund for Strategic Investment - voted...

CDU stands with far right extremists to score cheap political points

During a vote on the budget discharge of the European Parliament, members of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany party (CDU) have voted on a series of amendments attempting to attack SPD...
MFF revision: 1.2 billion to tackle youth unemployment but more ambition needed, S&D vice-president Isabelle Thomas, Eider Gardiazábal Rubial, #TaxJustice,

MFF revision: 1.2 billion to tackle youth unemployment but more ambition needed

The European Parliament today voted in favour of the revision of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF), which sets the framework and spending ceilings for the EU’s annual budget, to allow for...
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EU Budget 2018 must focus on migration, growth and creating quality jobs

The European Parliament today backed a report outlining its priorities for the 2018 EU budget, which made clear the Parliament would fight to ensure that Europe has the means necessary to tackle the...