Welcome to Euractiv’s #EUtweets of the week.
This week it’s election election election, Spitzenkandidaten anticipate rejection and EU leaders tussle over selection.
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Margrethe Vestager is the Commissioner for competition and the lead candidate for the Liberals in the race for the European Commission presidency. As the European People’s Party and the Socialists will not able to form a majority, she might be the ‘Queenmaker’ in this game of thrones.
The ‘Green Wave’ and the rise of the Liberals have transformed the European Parliament, which for the first time in 40 years will not be governed by the two main parties. Political forces are now expected to work out a compromise on the next Commission president... if the member states allow.
Ahead of the EU elections WWF asked lead candidates about their vision for a sustainable Europe. Watch our chat with Magrethe Vestager, lead candidate for the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party.
Online campaigns are as essential as town hall hustings for candidates, while malicious actors have been attempting to deploy cyber-attacks and disinformation to disrupt democratic processes in recent years.
Discover how parties across Europe match up with your political preferences. euandi2019 is a Voting Advice Application built to help citizens make an informed choice in the 2019 European Parliament elections.
Whether it’s Brexit, the climate strikes or the ‘gilets jaunes’: Europeans no longer want ‘politics as usual’. This sentiment, which is being expressed by the European population, should send a shockwave through EU Member States.
Brexiteers follow a predictable theme, copyright law threatens the meme, speed limits on cars make petrol heads scream and daylight savings will soon be just a dream. This episode is supported by Ceemet.