Spain’s Socialists again seek to rule without majority as Ciudadanos collapses

By |november 12th, 2019|Catalonia independence, Ciudadanos, News, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, PSOE, Spanish elections, Vox|

The head of Spain's centre-right Ciudadanos party quit on Monday (11 November) after heavy election losses, potentially making his party more amenable to backing a government led by the Socialists.

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Spain’s far right doubles seats in hung parliament, difficult talks ahead

By |november 11th, 2019|Catalan independence, Ciudadanos, far right, News, Pablo Casado, Pablo Iglesias, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, PSOE, Spanish elections, Vox|

Spain's far-right Vox party more than doubled its number of lawmakers in the country's fourth national election in four years on Sunday (10 November), which delivered a deeply fragmented parliament, setting the stage for very difficult government negot...

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Spain’s election candidates clash over Catalonia in TV debate

By |november 5th, 2019|Catalonia independence, Ciudadanos, far right, News, Pablo Casado, Pablo Iglesias, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, PSOE, Spanish elections, Vox|

The main candidates to become Spain's next prime minister clashed on Monday (4 November) over how to handle Catalonia's independence drive, in a tense TV debate ahead of a repeat election that opinion polls show could be as inconclusive as the one in A...

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Spain to hold fresh elections after socialists and leftists fail to reach compromise

By |september 18th, 2019|Ciudadanos, News, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, Spain|

Spain will hold snap elections on 10 November, after acting PM Pedro Sánchez on Tuesday (17 September) failed to get either the support of the leftist Unidas Podemos party or the abstention of the conservative Partido Popular and liberal-centrist Ciudadanos, EURACTIV’s partner EFE reports.

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In Spain, Socialists pledge ‘pro-European government’ after election win

By |april 29th, 2019|Ciudadanos, News, Partido Popular, Podemos, PSOE, Spain, Spain elections, Spanish election, Spanish elections, Vox|

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez looks set to regain power after his Socialists overcame a historic challenge by right-wing nationalists in elections on Sunday (28 April), a result he portrayed as a morale booster for the European Union. The Social...

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Spain to hold early elections on 28 April

By |februar 15th, 2019|2019 European elections, budgetary discipline, Catalonia, Ciudadanos, far right, News, Pedro Sanchez, PP, Spain|

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez called on Friday (15 February) for snap elections on 28 April, only nine months after he took office, after failing to secure the Parliament’s support for his 2019 budget.

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Liberals and the far-right: A contrasting experience in Spain, Sweden

By |januar 14th, 2019|2019 European elections, ALDE, Ciudadanos, EPP, far right, News, S&D, Sweden, Vox|

Four months ahead of the European elections, liberal parties are torn between those ready to engage with the far-right and those opposed to any kind of alliance. Spain and Sweden offer the latest examples.

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Spanish PM hardens Catalonia stance with eye on election

By |december 13th, 2018|Catalonia, Catalonia independence, Ciudadanos, News, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, PSOE, Quim Torra, Spain, Vox|

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez said on Wednesday (12 December) he would stand firm against what he called "inflammatory" Catalan separatist rhetoric, hardening his stance towards the region and upping the stakes in a broader political game.

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Catalan separatists pack Barcelona to demand split from Spain

By |september 12th, 2018|Catalan independence, Catalonia referendum, Ciudadanos, News, Pedro Sanchez, Quim Torra, separatism|

Around one million people filled central Barcelona on Tuesday to celebrate Catalonia's commemorative day and boost a bid for independence which has left deep divisions almost a year after it brought Spain to a constitutional crisis.

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Spain’s Socialists table no confidence motion against Rajoy’s government

By |maj 25th, 2018|Ciudadanos, corruption, Mariano Rajoy, News, no confidence motion, Pablo Iglesias, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos|

Spain's main opposition Socialist Party tabled on Friday (25 May) a motion of no confidence in Parliament against the government of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy after his ruling Popular Party was found guilty of corruption in a court verdict. EURACTIV’s partner efe-epa reports.

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