Country: Germany
  • BRU:
    ASP 15E157 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845191
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849191
  • STR:
    LOW T10010 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175191
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179191
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Vice-Chair - Budgets
  • Member - Christlich-Soziale Union in Bayern e.V.
  • Member - Terrorism
  • Member - China
  • Member - Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Substitute - Budgetary Control
  • Substitute - Albania

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1962. Bavaria/Upper Franconia. Management Assistant for the Hotel Industry. Since 2005 studies of Economics (Hagen University). 1990-1996 Member of Vaterstetten City Council. 1990-2008 Member of the Bavarian Parliament. 1993-1998 Junior Minister for Education and Schools.   1998-2005 Bavarian State Minister for Education and Schools. 2006-2008 Member of Budget and Finance Committee. 1991-1992 Vice-chairwoman of the CDU-district Ebersberg. 1993-2003 Vice-chairwoman of the CSU. 2003-2004 Chairwoman of CSU Munich local party organisation. Since 2008 Vice-Chairwoman of the Friends of the Marianne Strauß Foundation. 1984-2011 patron of the multiple sclerosis assocition of Bavaria. Since 1984 Member of the foundation council of the foundation Pfennigparade. Bavarian Cross of Merit. Federal Cross of Merit on ribbon. MEP since 2009.



08.11.2016 - 14:21

Paris attacks: reinforced controls at Schengen external borders

Controls at the external borders of the Schengen area remain one of the most important safeguards of our freedom of movement and the Member States' internal security and public policies. When this internal security comes under attack, as was the...
Paris, January 10 2016: commemoration for victims of terrorist attacks
31.10.2016 - 16:15

Five lessons learned from the terror attacks in France

One year has passed since the Paris attacks and January 2017 will mark two years since the Charlie Hebdo offices were attacked. Brussels, Burgas, Nice, Würzburg, Copenhagen, Ansbach and others are just further examples that showed our...
Photo of border controls at Calais
13.10.2015 - 12:30

Refugee crisis: the Liberal smokescreen in the European Parliament

When the leader of the Liberal parliamentary group, Guy Verhofstad, and his fellow travellers evoke the humanitarian dimension in the current migrant/refugee crisis, not everyone in their party follows their lead. A humane response in full respect...


Press releases

10.07.2018 - 10:00

Seized terrorist funds to be used in stride against them

Two new sets of EU rules will tie terrorists’ hands and limit their access to money for organising attacks in Europe. Today, the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties,...
05.07.2018 - 12:33

Free Interrail passes on track for the next 2 years

“We want to continue the programme that we initiated in 2018 and which has already distributed 15,000 travel passes to young people. Our goal is to give all 18 year-old Europeans the chance to...
05.07.2018 - 09:37

Comprehensive proposals for anti-terror infrastructure

Terrorism across Europe can only be addressed by preventing radicalisation, enhancing cooperation, data exchange and giving strong support to victims of terrorism. Concrete proposals on such...



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