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THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

03-02-2015
"FOR A EUROPEAN NEW DEAL"

« Mister President, Madam President, Dear colleagues, I welcome taking part in this discussion about the European « New Deal ». The plan proposed by the Commission, presided by Jean-Claude Juncker, constitutes the beginning of the answer to the crisis striking the European Union. Success depends on a perfect coordination of the actions to be...

02-02-2015
SEMAINE PARLEMENTAIRE EUROPÉENNE : MON INTERVENTION

The payments' shortfall of the EU budget: what it means for local authorities, companies and associations and how to overcome it jointly Opening address by Jean ARTHUIS, Chair of the BUDG Committee ...

14-01-2015
“THE EU HAS TO MEET ITS COMMITMENTS”

“Madam Prime Minister, The EU has to inspire trust. To do so, it has to dispose of the resources to match its ambition.   You call for a competitive Europe and rightly so, as growth and employment rely on it. As we do, you are glad of Jean-Claude Juncker's investment plan. You can be sure that we are mobilizing to swiftly give you the judicial...

19-01-2015
"L'EUROPE DE LA DÉFENSE EST UNE CHANCE!"

La lutte contre le terrorisme: l'ADLE exhorte la Haute Représentante et le Conseil à plus d'efficacité dans l'utilisation des budgets européens liés à la sécurité. ...

16-12-2014
“THIS 2015 BUDGET PRESERVES THE EUROPEAN UNION'S CREDIBILITY”

“Our vote, in a particularly difficult context, gives the European Union its budget for 2015. I welcome this, and would like to thank all those who contributed to this agreement : the Italian Presidency, the Vice-President of the Commission, our reporters, the Parliament and its President. This vote inspires three motives of optimism and confidence....