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Another Europe is possible, based on clear commitments to EU values, says S&D leader Iratxe García

The European Parliament today agreed on a resolution on the conclusions of the extraordinary European Council meeting of 17-21 July 2020. Socialists

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The European Council reached a historical deal for the Recovery Fund, but the Parliament will amend the EU budget, says Iratxe García

Following the announcement of a deal in the European Council, S&D leader, Iratxe García, said: “The European Council reached a historical agreement

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Charles Michel’s proposal on the Recovery Plan/MFF is ‘disappointing’, says Iratxe García

The Socialists and Democrats today voiced concerns on the proposal made by the president of the European Council, Charles Michel, on the Recovery Plan

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S&Ds launch #taxjustice campaign ahead of Parliament’s new tax sub-committee

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today launched a tax justice campaign. This comes a week ahead of the Commission presenting an

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Unprecedented unity in Plenary today as S&Ds lead the way to an ambitious, social and climate friendly budget

In a crucial vote in Plenary today, Socialists and Democrats will lead a majority of 5 political groups in pushing for the 2021 budget to be fit

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Joint letter from EP Group leaders to EU leaders ahead of European Council meeting

Today, the group leaders of the European parliament sent a letter to EU leaders ahead of the European Council meeting of 19 June. The European

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S&Ds call on new EU resources to rebuild post-pandemic Europe

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today proposed a basket of new resources to the EU budget to finance the economic and social

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S&Ds lead European Parliament’s response on the European Recovery Plan

Socialists and Democrats call on the European Commission to come up with an ambitious recovery plan to respond to the economic emergency created by

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The next MFF must be in place on the 1st January 2021 or we will need a safety net to protect the beneficiaries of EU programmes in place, say S&Ds

In a debate in the European Parliament in Brussels, S&D Group members have reiterated the fact that they will not support the EU budget for the next 7

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Next EU budget: EU Council lacks a European vision, say S&Ds

S&D Group leader, Iratxe García, blames the EU Council for its lack of a European perspective in their discussions on the pluri-annual EU budget 2021