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S&Ds: EU Commission’s new package goes in the direction we called for towards a European Health Union

The S&D Group today expresses its strong support for the European Commission’s new proposals to strengthen the EU’s health security framework, and to

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S&Ds vote to enhance cooperation between public employment services to get more people into jobs

Today, the European Parliament is set to prolong the successful cooperation programme Network of European public Employment Services (PES) for another

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We did it! Socialists and Democrats secure the next 7-year budget of the EU

After months of tough negotiations, the S&D team managed to secure a deal for the next multi-annual budget of the European Union (MFF). Last week, S

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S&Ds back new securitisation rules to ensure banks have breathing space to finance recovery without deregulating financial markets

Today, the economic committee in the European Parliament votes on targeted amendments to the EU’s securitisation framework adopted in 2017, which

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S&Ds vote against ECB candidate to urge Eurogroup to get serious about putting more women in top finance jobs

Speaking ahead of the vote on the appointment of Frank Elderson as a member of the executive board of the European Central Bank, Jonás Fernández, S&D

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S&Ds set in motion EU-wide Recovery and Resilience Facility

Socialists and Democrats in the committees on budget and economic affairs spearheaded an agreement, in a committee vote today, on the future of the

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Bernd Lange: Tonight’s agreement on dual-use goods is a breakthrough for human rights in trade

Today in the late afternoon, negotiators from the European Parliament, the Commission and member states after six years of negotiations finally agreed

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Trade policy review: Lange and Van Brempt urge Commission and ministers to give climate goals and labour rights teeth

Tomorrow, the European Parliament’s International Trade Committee is set to formally adopt the Parliament’s input into the EU’s trade policy review

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Time for America to be a responsible team player again!

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament warmly congratulate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on their victory in the United States

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United we can overcome tragedy of Covid-19 pandemic: Javi López and Maria Manuel Leitão Marques call for closer EU-Latin America co-operation

A strong call for intensified multi-lateral co-operation to overcome the dire economic, social and humanitarian consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic