European Elections 2019 Reactions by the candidates for the Presidency of the European Commission with Q&A by journalist from the EP Chamber in Brussels - EU monitor

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Monday, September 23, 2019
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Program:

Announcement and presentation by Jaume Duch Guillot, EP Spokesperson

Statement by Manfred WEBER, lead candidate for the Presidency of the European Commission for the EPP party

Statement by Frans TIMMERMANS, lead candidate for the Presidency of the European Commission for the Socialist party

Statement by Margrethe VESTAGER, lead candidate for the Presidency of the European Commission for the ALDE party

Statement by Jan ZAHRADIL, lead candidate for the Presidency of the European Commission for the ACRE party

Statement by Ska KELLER, lead candidate for the Presidency of the European Commission for the Greens party

Statement by Nico CUE, lead candidate for the Presidency of the European Commission for the GUE party


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