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Views expressed here are the views of the national delegation and do not always reflect the views of the Group as a whole

Press releases

MEPs vote
17.12.2015 - 12:25

Sanctions for voting fraud on behalf of Le Pen

The EPP Group has welcomed that the first part of the official investigation into the voting fraud concerning Marine La Pen MEP has now been concluded. The President of the European Parliament...
German Federal Police Test New Biometric Border Control
15.12.2015 - 12:47

Terrorism: cooperation with international partners

"Transnational criminal networks can be effectively combatted through strategic cooperation at international level. The European Union cannot even imagine tackling terrorist threats without...
Businesswoman Rejecting Advance
25.11.2015 - 10:02

Violence against women: strong punishment for attackers

“One in three women in the world has been subjected to physical or sexual violence in their lifetime. These frightening figures also affect the EU, where 22% of women have experienced such...
Architect using drafting table
29.10.2015 - 09:31

More financing over Capital Markets Union needed for SMEs

MEPs question the European Commission on how to improve financing for SMEs, review the effect of financial market regulation on SMEs EPP Group MEPs ask for more action on SME financing beyond the...



European Parliament
11.02.2016 - 17:22

Dorfmann: a rischio relazioni politiche tra Austria e Sudtirolo

Gli europarlamentari sudtirolesi e austriaci sono uniti contro la chiusura del Brennero: "I muri sono segno di una politica debole". L'europarlamentare sudtirolese, Herbert Dorfmann...
European Parliament is Strasbourg
09.02.2016 - 17:00


“Bisogna mantenere lucido e vivo il ricordo delle tragedie che hanno segnato in maniera profonda il percorso storico dell’Italia e dell’Europa in generale. È un dovere morale...
Olive oil
09.02.2016 - 17:00

Matera, Import: Quote senza dazio di olio tunisino

“Sulle quote di importazione senza dazio dell’olio tunisino comprendiamo il discorso del Portavoce per l’Agricoltura della Commissione Europea, ma riteniamo che manchi qualche...
Flowers and car
08.02.2016 - 17:15

La Via, Emissioni: chiarezza dopo le bugie dei grillini

Il Presidente della Commissione Ambiente: emissioni su strada ridotte da 360 a 168 mg per km. Meno inquinamento e salvaguardia dei posti di lavoro, questa é politica seria "Le...


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Plenary Reports

The main topics of the February Plenary Session in Strasbourg were the debate on the preparation of the February European Council, including the...
"The European Council should put the subject of its own future on the agenda", said Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group, during...
In Strasbourg this week, the European Parliament debated the latest developments in the migration crisis. The EPP Group regrets the failure of EU...

Highlights of the week

Women protesting at Hrushevskogo street in Kiev, Ukraine.

Situation in the Ukraine

On Wednesday afternoon, the plenary will debate the worsening situation in the Ukraine. The EPP Group condemns the use of violence in the Ukraine and...
Frankfurt, EZB, Banking & Euro

Single Resolution Mechanism

On Tuesday and Thursday Parliament will discuss the proposals for new rules for failing banks in Europe. The EPP Group calls for a Single Resolution...

Air Passenger Rights

Existing EU rules on the cancellation and delaying of flights, the lack of transparency of ticket prices or lost baggage are to be tightened up. The...