• SOURCE: S&D Group at European Parliament

Juncker election is a step for European democracy



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FRANCE, STRASBOURG (JULY 15, 2014) (SOCIALISTS AND DEMOCRATS, EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT - ACCESS ALL) 1. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT IN STRASBOURG (EXTERIOR) 2. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF THE HEMICYCLE 3. CUTAWAY: JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER LISTENING TO THE SPEAKERS DURING THE DEBATE 4. JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER (PRESIDENT OF THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION) SAYING (GERMAN): “The social market will only work if there is a social dialogue. And this social dialogue in the past years has suffered, both nationally and above all at the European level. This social dialogue has to be revived again, and I would like to be the president of the social dialogue. ” 5. CUTAWAY: GIANNI PITTELLA LISTENING TO THE SPEAKERS DURING THE DEBATE 6. GIANNI PITTELLA (PRESIDENT OF THE S&D GROUP) SAYING (ITALIAN): “Our vote in favour of you today is not a black check, we were very happy to hear some of your references and allusions that you made when you addressed this morning the social question and the social market economy which you highlighted and showcased and which is part of the culture of Socialists, Democrats and Progressives.” 7. CUTAWAY: RESULTS OF THE ELECTIONS 8. MARTIN SCHULZ (PRESIDENT OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT) SAYING (GERMAN): “There were 422 votes in favour of Mr Jean-Claude Juncker!” 9. CUTAWAY: GREATING OF PITTELA TO THE NEW COMMISSION PRESIDENT, JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER 10. GIANNI PITTELLA (PRESIDENT OF THE S&D GROUP) SAYING (ENGLISH): “We are very happy because we voted for Juncker and Juncker commited himself on the plan for investment, for growth, for job creation.” 11. CUTAWAY: JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER JUST AFTER THE RESULTS IN THE HEMICYCLE
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