• 10-JUL-2014


Commission President Candidate Juncker Courts Fellow EPP Group Members before Confirmation Vote

Commission President candidate Juncker courts fellow EPP Group Members before confirmation vote
European Commission President candidate Jean-Claude Juncker attends the EPP Group meeting in Parliament, seeking strong support for his plans to jumpstart the economy and fight unemployment. EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber pledges a productive working relationship. Joseph Daul cautioned against a closed-door policy towards countries vying for EU membership, warning that it could encourage migration towards Europe. Available material includes an edited package.