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New EU rules will help crack down on letter-box companies

MEPs in the European Parliament legal affairs committee today backed new rules governing how companies can move between EU member states. The new proposals will help crack down on companies...
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MEPs back new laws to allow Europeans to bring lawsuits collectively

MEPs in the European Parliament Legal Affairs Committee today backed new proposals that would allow groups of European citizens to bring lawsuits collectively against large companies. S&D...

Socialists & Democrats congratulate Spain on the Constitution’s 40th Anniversary

On the eve of the 40th anniversary of the referendum by which Spaniards adopted their Constitution, the S&D Group in the European Parliament want to congratulate the Spanish people. S&D...
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Bullmann: Sharing responsibility remains only way to manage the migration challenge effectively

Leading S&D MEPs are disappointed by the decision of the European Commission to give up on a serious reform of the EU’s migration and asylum system. S&D Group president Udo Bullmann said: “...
Pittella: Orbán’s attack on CEU is unacceptable. How can EPP remain silent? Fidesz must go.

Central European University leaves Budapest – Dark Moment for Academic Freedom in Europe

Following the announcement by Central European University that after 25 years it will leave Budapest for Vienna next year, S&D leader Udo Bullmann said: “This is one of the darkest moments for...
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EU must reject the right’s hysterical reaction to the UN migration and refugee compacts

The S&D Group added an urgent debate to the European Parliament’s agenda today on the UN migration and refugee compacts. The debate came after various EU governments such as Austria, Hungary and...
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European Parliament rejects EPP attempt to make internal borders within the Schengen area permanent

The European Parliament today backed proposals to update the rules governing the EU’s Schengen border free travel zone. An attempt by the supposedly pro-European EPP Group to add amendments that...