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Launch of #Progressives4Europe to debate Future of Europe: Your views, your voice, our future!

The S&D Group is today launching the #Progressives4Europe initiative to promote progressive views and voices to feed into the Conference on the Future

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

“The Conference on the Future of Europe provides a unique opportunity for citizens to contribute to the discussions about what kind of Union we want

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S&Ds lead support for EU-UK Agreement in committee but seek assurances ahead of final vote

Today in a joint vote by the foreign affairs and the international trade committees, the S&D Group is leading support for the consent vote on the EU

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S&D Group: Pandemic highlights the need for more EU tools for legal migration for medium and low-paid employment

Today, MEPs in the civil liberties, justice and home affairs committee are calling for new legal ways for people to come and work in the EU, including

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

Quote of the week by S&D Group president, Iratxe García Pérez, on EU-Turkey relations “EU-Turkey relations are crucial. But unity in the EU and

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S&D Group: PM Janša must be held accountable for attacks on media freedom in Slovenia

Today Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Janša made a brief appearance at the European Parliament’s Democracy, Rule of Law, and Fundamental Rights

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No to foreign financing of organisations pushing for abortion ban in Europe!

The Socialists and Democrats oppose foreign interference and financing of anti-choice organisations in the European Union. Sources from Russia and

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We have a Data Strategy that works for the people, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats demand that the European Data Strategy is transparent, trustworthy and human-centric, respecting human rights, workers’

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S&Ds continue to strongly support EU enlargement, but there must be no compromises on the rule of law and democracy

Today the European Parliament is voting on the first four progress reports on countries aspiring to join the European Union: Albania, North Macedonia

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The 2022 budget of the EU will have a strong, progressive core, focused on social and green issues

During this plenary session, the European Parliament will approve the budget guidelines for the second year of the multi-annual financial framework