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S&D Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

S&D Group president Iratxe García Pérez on a fair minimum wage “The S&D Group’s support to Ursula von der Leyen was conditional on implementing a

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Markets in Financial Instruments Directive: We don’t want a ‘quick fix’ that tries to exploit the Covid-19 crisis to deregulate financial markets

In a vote in the committee on economic affairs, the S&D Group abstained on the so-called Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) quick fix

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Put the money where it matters! S&Ds reiterate support for InvestEU programme and its beneficiaries

Socialists and Democrats reiterated their support for European programmes that create quality, non-discriminatory jobs, in line with the Green Deal

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García Pérez/Jongerius: “Proposal for fair minimum wages is a big achievement for people in Europe! Especially in the Covid-19 crisis, we have to fight for decent jobs!”

Led by EU Commissioner for Social Rights, Nicolas Schmit, the EU Commission presented today its long-awaited proposal for a Directive on fair minimum

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S&D Group: Even in times of crisis, there is no room for trade-offs when it comes to democracy and the rule of law

National responses to the Covid-19 pandemic has led to a series of state of emergencies being declared and restrictive measures adopted in almost all

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A sustainable single market should have consumers and the Green Deal at its core, say S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats spearheaded the way to the implementation of progressive, citizen-orientated consumer legislation in Europe. Despite

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The new Common Agricultural Policy will be greener with a red heart, thanks to the S&Ds

A green Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) with a red heart. This is what the Socialists and Democrats have strongly been fighting for. After very long

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S&Ds: Farmers need support to move towards greener, healthier food production

We have moved away from the initial business-as-usual proposal from the Commission to a much more progressive and effective text that helps farmers to

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S&D Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

Quote of the week by Iratxe García, S&D Group President: “I am speechless. In today’s Poland, an EU member state in the XXI century, the lives and

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S&Ds protest against the barbaric restriction of abortion in Poland!

Following the judgment by the PiS-controlled Constitutional Tribunal in Poland that further restricts the access to abortion even in cases of severe