Manfred Weber’s fall from grace: What now of EPP’s failed Spitzenkandidat?

By |november 15th, 2019|David Sassoli, Emmanuel Macron, EU elections 2019, European Parliament, European People's Party, manfred weber, News, Spitzenkandidaten, Ursula von der Leyen|

Manfred Weber, the former German Spitzenkandidat for the European People's Party (EPP), has been on the defensive ever since his bid for the EU Commission presidency failed after the European elections in May. EURACTIV's media partner Der Tagesspiegel ...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Manfred Weber’s fall from grace: What now of EPP’s failed Spitzenkandidat?

EPP source: Georgieva is backed by Orban, cannot be next EU Commission chief

By |junij 26th, 2019|EU elections 2019, Kristalina Georgieva, manfred weber, News, Spitzenkandidaten, Viktor Orbán|

The debate within the center-right European People’s Party (EPP) over the next European Commission boss has heated up following the last EU Council, in which EPP Spitzenkandidat Manfred Weber did not ensure a majority.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EPP source: Georgieva is backed by Orban, cannot be next EU Commission chief

EU vote creates turmoil in Croatia’s ruling conservative party

By |junij 5th, 2019|Croatia, Croatia elections, EU elections 2019, News|

The somewhat unexpected outcome of the recent EU elections has opened the Pandora’s Box in Croatia’s ruling conservative HDZ party, whose right-wing faction is now loudly highlighting the need for a leadership change.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU vote creates turmoil in Croatia’s ruling conservative party

EU elections: what’s next

By |junij 3rd, 2019|EU elections 2019, European Commission, European Council, European Parliament, News, Spitzenkandidaten|

Following the European elections in May, MEPs and EU member states will shape the transition into the new term. These are the next steps towards the formation of the Parliament and the Commission.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU elections: what’s next

#EU2019 – Battle for deeply divided Poland crucial for EU elections

By |maj 17th, 2019|EU elections 2019, News|

Extreme polarisation and sensitive domestic issues - from the rule of law to the role of the Church and a recent paedophile scandal - will play a key role in the upcoming EU elections in Poland, likely to see a much higher turnout than in 2014. EURACTIV Poland reports.

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#EU2019 – In Slovenia, it’s Liberals against the EPP

By |maj 16th, 2019|EU elections 2019, News, Slovenia|

In Slovenia, the main story these days is not the European Parliament election campaign. It's Italy and cycling.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za #EU2019 – In Slovenia, it’s Liberals against the EPP

Why Manfred Weber will probably not be elected

By |maj 15th, 2019|EPP, EU elections 2019, European Commission president, European People's Party, manfred weber, News, spitzenkandidat|

It is unlikely that Manfred Weber will become President of the European Commission. This is also because Germany often acts as a 'blocker'. Gerd Appenzeller, from EURACTIV's partner Der Tagesspiegel, gives his opinion.

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Spain aims for EU comeback after the elections

By |maj 15th, 2019|EU elections 2019, News, Spain, Spain elections, Spain in the EU|

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez has made it clear: there is no doubt that the EU's fifth largest economy wants to play a “key role” in the next European Commission and increase its influence in the EU decision-making process.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Spain aims for EU comeback after the elections

Macron’s party presents election programme in Berlin

By |maj 14th, 2019|ALDE, citizens, Emmanuel Macron, EU elections 2019, European Parliament, France, La Republique En Marche, News|

Two weeks before the European elections, Emmanuel Macron’s  La Republique en Marche (LREM) party published its election programme and is now attempting to mobilise pro-European voters, including those in Berlin. EURACTIV German reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Macron’s party presents election programme in Berlin

EU elections: The environmental issue

By |april 30th, 2019|EU elections 2019, News, Special Report|

Ahead of the May 2019 European elections, EURACTIV takes an in-depth look into the campaign commitments made by the lead candidates of the main political parties.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU elections: The environmental issue