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S&Ds urge heads of state and government to make progress on Eurozone reforms

Ahead of the Euro Summit on 14 December, the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament call for meaningful progress on the reform of the Eurozone. These demands are also echoed in a joint...
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Orbán crosses new red lines with two unacceptable bills undermining both labour rights and independence of judiciary

Today, Hungary’s Parliament passed two new laws that Socialists and Democrats denounce as completely unacceptable. First, without any real consultation procedure or parliamentary debate, its...
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Udo Bullmann: Europe stands united against violence and terrorism

Following an attack in Strasbourg that claimed the lives of innocent people, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann said: "The whole of our Group and the European Parliament are in shock at the...

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...
PES Congress Lisbon event poster 2018

S&Ds kick off election campaign at PES congress in Lisbon

The president of the Group of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Udo Bullmann, will participate in the PES Congress in Lisbon on 7-8 December together with a strong delegation of S...
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EU finance ministers’ failure to ensure fair taxation of tech giants is a disgrace, say S&Ds

Despite an almost unanimous vote in the European Parliament and recurrent calls from more than 700.000 citizens , EU finance ministers failed to adopt the digital services tax (DST) today at their...