Plenary vote

The EPP Group welcomes that the European Parliament today supported a Resolution on the recognition of a Palestinian statehood and the two-state solution but it must go...

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Erase Tax

Parliament will possibly send MEPs to meet tax authorities in some Member States The biggest political groups in the European Parliament agreed yesterday evening on...

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European Flag

“By presenting the Commission’s investment plan, Jean-Claude Juncker has put forward a new method. The plan bridges the gap in the debate on flexibility...

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West must end “illusion” of cooperation with Putin on Ukraine, says EPP Group Vice-Chairman Saryusz-Wolski

EPP Group Vice-Chairman and foreign affairs Spokesman Jacek Saryusz-Wolski says country is a “battlefield" for western values; result will be a domino...

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Events

17th EPP Group Annual Interreligious Dialogue
Wed, 10/12/2014 - 14:30

The 17th EPP Group Annual Interreligious Dialogue

The EPP Group has been committed over the past decades to regular meetings with representatives of the historical...
Shopper Selecting Package of Ground Beef
Wed, 19/11/2014 - 18:30

European Meat Forum

Migration, Europe and the Economic Crisis
Tue, 18/11/2014 - 15:00

Conference on Migration, Europe and the Economic Crisis

The EPP Group will hold a conference entitled 'Migration, Europe and the Economic Crisis - The role of the Church...

Highlights of the week

From 15.12.2014 to 19.12.2014
Jean-Claude Juncker and Manfred Weber

EU investment plan summit

On Wednesday, Manfred Weber, the EPP Group Chairman, will lead the debate on behalf of the EPP Group on the preparation of the European Summit of 18...
Savings

Commission 2015 work programme

On Tuesday, the European Commission will adopt its work programme for 2015. Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will discuss the programme with...
word budget

Seal the deal: EU budget 2015

On Wednesday, MEPs will give their blessing to the deal on the EU budget 2015 reached by budget negotiators for Parliament and the Council of...

Press releases

Turkey & Europe flags
17.12.2014 - 16:56

Turkey should not trample on democratic values

The EPP Group strongly condemns the recent arrests of journalists in raids by the Turkish police on a newspaper and TV station. There are worsening signals that the rule of law and the freedom of...
Police officers with dogs on a rainy meadow.
17.12.2014 - 13:38

Jihadi threats should be included in EU Security Strategy

The European Parliament today adopted a resolution on renewing the EU's Internal Security Strategy (ISS). Recent attacks in Pakistan and Australia show that security threats have become more...
Industrial Laborer
17.12.2014 - 12:38

Steel sector: innovating to preserve EU industry

It is crucial to defend a sector that represents 350,000 workers and that is the backbone of EU industry "The steel industry plays a key role in the European economy. We cannot stand by...
Plenary vote
17.12.2014 - 11:55

EP rejects unconditional recognition of Palestine

The EPP Group welcomes that the European Parliament today supported a Resolution on the recognition of a Palestinian statehood and the two-state solution but it must go "hand in hand" with...

Plenary Reports

The main event of the November II Plenary Session was the official visit of His Holiness Pope Francis to the European Parliament in Strasbourg on...
The Head of the Vatican State and the Catholic Church, His Holiness Pope Francis, paid an official visit to the European Parliament in Strasbourg on...
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Vice-President Jyrki Katainen announced the creation of a new EU strategic investment fund...