SOURCE: S&D Group at European Parliament
European Elections 2014: S&D ready to negotiate for a social Europe
Following the EP projection of the first results (final results to be expected in the upcoming days), Martin Schulz, PES Candidate for EU Commission President declared:
"We need to find a majority in the European Parliament to change Europe and take another direction.
"Those who want to change Europe, to find another politics, politics of social justice, cohesion and anti-fraud, those are welcome to negotiate with us."
Hannes Swoboda, President of the Group of the Socialists & Democrats declared:there was a dramatic loss for the EPP. That means that we have a stronger position, the socialists and democrats, in the next Parliament."