French pro-European right launches breakaway party

By |september 18th, 2018|2019 European elections, AGIR, Alain Juppé, Alain Lamassoure, Franck Riester, News|

Confronted with the shift towards populism and identity-based politics by the French right-wing, a handful of right-wing French MPs have launched Agir (“Take action”). However, there remains a question mark over the new party’s participation in the European elections against En Marche. EURACTIV France reports.

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Alain Lamassoure: Transnational lists – a crazy idea

By |februar 5th, 2018|Alain Juppé, Alain Lamassoure, elections, Emmanuel Macron, EPP, European Parliament, News|

The European conservatives are opposed to the project of transnational lists for the European elections, but risk losing during the vote on the matter on 6 February

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Veteran French MEP Alain Lamassoure quits party

By |oktober 25th, 2017|Alain Lamassoure, EPP, European People's Party, French centrist party, Les Republicains, News|

Alain Lamassoure, leader of the right-wing 'Les Républicains' delegation in the European Parliament, announced his resignation from the party on Tuesday evening (24 October), citing “a painful race to the most conservative right” after the party decided to exclude the Prime minister, Edouard Philippe, from its ranks.

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French MEPs left cold as Strasbourg goes giddy over Macron

By |maj 19th, 2017|Alain Lamassoure, ALDE, Édouard Philippe, Emmanuel Macron, EPP, France, Françoise Grossetête, News, Pierre Moscovici, socialists|

The new French president was the main topic of conversation among visibly excited MEPs in Strasbourg this week. But the French themselves were among the least enthusiastic. EURACTIV France reports.

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London blocks European budget as Brexit talks near

By |maj 18th, 2017|Alain Lamassoure, Jean Arthuis, MFF, Michel Barnier, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, United Kingdom|

Adopted after bitter wrangling by the European Parliament last December, the EU’s Multiannual Financial Framework has now been blocked by the United Kingdom, which seems intent on laying obstacles in the road for the bloc. EURACTIV France reports.

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