12 Jun 2018

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MEPs call for suspension of agreement unless the US complies with the agreement by September A vote in the European Parliament’s civil liberties committee calling for the suspension of the EU-US Privacy Shield is irresponsible and could leave EU citizens in legal limbo, warned ECR Group MEP Dan Dalton. The committee were voting on a […]

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12 Jun 2018

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UK’s parliament seats should not be redistributed The redistribution of the UK’s 73 European seats after Brexit is due to be voted upon by MEPs next week. Following agreement in Council, 27 of the seats will be divided amongst a number of the remaining Member States with those remaining being left vacant for future EU […]

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04 Jun 2018

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France v the European Parliament  The European Court of Justice will issue an opinion on France’s legal bid to annul decisions regarding the EU’s 2017 budget made by the European Parliament on 1st December 2016. France argues the Treaties stipulate that budgetary powers can only be exercised during plenary sessions in Strasbourg and not, as in […]

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30 May 2018

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Potential cuts to future funding of the Common Agricultural Policy are the biggest threat facing farmers in the EU, according to ECR agriculture co-ordinator Jim Nicholson. He insists that the agricultural sector should not be penalised for financial pressures caused by Brexit and by demands for more funding for other areas of EU spending such […]

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30 May 2018

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The European Union must constantly be on the lookout for cases of “gold-plating” and other burdensome regulations warns the ECR in a new policy paper today. The warning over the EU’s regulatory burden including so called “gold-plating” – when Member States take EU legislation and add their own unrelated and unnecessary clauses – was issued […]

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29 May 2018

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Speaking after the European Commission released their proposals for Cohesion Policy under the EU’s next MFF, ECR Group regional development coordinator Ruža Tomašić said: “Cohesion funding is vital for many of the regions and Member States still rebuilding their economies after communism. “We are all aware of the challenges under the next EU budget. The […]

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23 May 2018

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Commenting after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared before MEPs in the European Parliament, ECR Group co-chair Syed Kamall said: “I went into the hearing wanting to give Mr Zuckerberg a fair chance to address Facebook users’ and non-Facebook users’ concerns. However, what this hearing highlighted is that we still don’t know the depths that people’s […]

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