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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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As EU taxonomy sets global gold standard for sustainable investments - S&D make money work for the planet and the people

Today, the European Parliament is set to approve the world’s first standard for sustainable financial products. This unified classification system

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Amidst new scandals of COVID-19 outbreaks in slaughterhouses, S&Ds call for fair treatment of seasonal workers

Speaking ahead of a debate and vote on a resolution in the European Parliament later today on how to better protect cross-border and seasonal workers

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S&Ds push strongly against hostile takeovers in a post-pandemic economy

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament welcome the European Commission’s review of competition and State Aid rules. Protecting European

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BAD COVID-19 classification: under S&D pressure Commission concedes better protection for workers

Today, the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament managed to get important guarantees from the European Commission on workers’ health and

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S&Ds will not accept any deal reached in the Council, Iratxe García tells Charles Michel. She also announces a new Parliamentary subcommittee on taxes

Today Iratxe García participated in a meeting between all group leaders in the European Parliament, its president David Sassoli, and the president of

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S&Ds reject Commission classifying COVID-19 as mid-level threat – a slap in the face for frontline workers

Following today’s decision by the European Commission to classify COVID-19 as a biological agent level 3, the Socialists and Democrats announced they

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S&Ds tell Ursula von der Leyen to remain firm when negotiating the Recovery Plan with the Council

Today the Group of the Socialists and Democrats hosted Commission president Ursula von der Leyen during its remote meeting. In a lively exchange, S&D

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Covid-19 is no excuse for ripping up the rulebook on democracy and fundamental rights

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today published a recovery plan for democracy and fundamental rights. As the world has worked

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“We must act now. Later will be too late!” - S&Ds pressure EU institutions to save the tourism sector from bankruptcy

With the tourism and travel sector in the EU coming to a near standstill, Socialists and Democrats call on the European Commission, EU Council and the