The European Conservatives and Reformists Group has published a sample of its achievements during the first few years since its formation as a political group in the European Parliament.
ECR Group Chairman Martin Callanan said: “For a new group often swimming against the federalist tide, we have a strong record of delivery in Brussels and Strasbourg. Here are just a few examples of how we have begun to take the EU in a new direction.”
Leaders and representatives of the parties making up the European Conservatives and Reformists and Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists met today in Brussels, ahead of the European Council meeting. Read more
A set of proposals to clarify protection for workers posted to another EU country – voted through the European Parliament today – show that workers’ rights can be clarified without protectionism or more red tape on businesses, said Anthea McIntyre MEP, who has been shadowing the legislation. Read more
Dr Charles Tannock MEP was today honoured by the Taiwanese Government, having been awarded the Order of the Brilliant Star with Grand Cordon by President Ma. Read more
Speaking in a debate today on continued Russian aggression against Ukraine in the European Parliament, European Conservatives and Reformists Group foreign affairs spokesman Charles Tannock called for EU economic sanctions to be intensified and for Ukraine to receive the military means necessary to defend itself.