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Protect whistle blowers text on whistle

Finally, European Commission backs S&D’s call for protection for whistle-blowers

The S&D Group today welcomed the proposal from the European Commission on the protection of whistle-blowers in the EU. S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann said: “The S&D Group have been calling...
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S&Ds tighten up rules to prevent another Dieselgate scandal

In response to the Dieselgate scandal, which had revealed serious loopholes in the system set up for approving and surveilling new cars, the Socialists and Democrats had taken the lead in tightening...
Words in puzzel describing consumer protection

Dieselgate and Facebook scandal show EU citizens need to be able to bring lawsuits collectively

The S&D Group today welcomed a new package of proposals from the European Commission to strengthen consumer rights in Europe. In particular, the Group supports the proposals on collective redress...
European Services e-card

Victory for social rights as S&Ds lead drive to reject European Services e-card

Today the Socialists and Democrats scored a victory for social rights after having successfully led the drive to reject the Commission’s proposal for an e-card in a vote in the internal market...