Newsletter 15/11 – 21/11 Committee meetings in Brussels

Newsletter         15/11 – 21/11 Committee meetings in Brussels Monetary Dialogue with ECB President Lagarde MEPs in the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee will meet with ECB President Christine Lagarde for their regular monetary dialogue. They are set to discuss the ECB’s revised inflation target as well as the consequences of a rapid increase in housing costs.…

European Parliament Newsletter Plenary session in Strasbourg

Newsletter         04/10 – 07/10 Plenary session in Strasbourg EU-US Relations During the plenary session in Strasbourg,  the MEPs will debate the state of the transatlantic partnership, the need for more EU autonomy and how to cooperate with the Biden administration. The relationship between the EU and the USA is one of the most important bilateral…

European Parliament – Audiovisual coverage – Plenary Week

Newsletter         06/03 – 13/03 Plenary Session in Brussels Coronavirus • In a debate with Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, Parliament will assess EU and national efforts to contain the COVID-19 virus from spreading and the role of the new EU corona response team, which coordinates with member states to share information, assess needs and…

Newsletter Committee meetings in Brussels

Newsletter         25/06 – 29/06 Committee meetings in Brussels Facebook / Cambridge Analytica   • Following up on the 22 May meeting between Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Parliament’s political leadership, MEPs will hold a second public hearing with Facebook representatives (the first was on 4 June) to look into ensuring data protection and preventing illegal…