Belated Ascension Day for Juncker? (picture via @CJCHowarth)



Renzi “matador” to conquer Europe. It’s not gonna be easy… via @alanfriedmanit


Centre-right needs allies as it looks to retain control of EU’s top jobs via @EuropeanVoiceEV

Merkel finds herself outmanoeuvred by Schulz as Conservatives threaten to withhold support from Schulz, Juncker, Verhofstadt


#EP2014 Today: opening of the submission of @EPP candidacies for EC President. Here the procedures:

13 February – opening of the submission of candidacies; to be nominated, a candidate needs the support of his or her own member party, plus the endorsement of no more than two member parties from two EU countries other than the country of origin of the candidate.

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