About: Catherine Trautmann


Strasbourg speaks in defence of hosting European Parliament

MEPs have repeatedly argued that the European Parliament should abandon its Strasbourg seat. The Alsatian capital is poorly connected and the French authorities are reluctant to spend money improving infrastructure. EURACTIV's partner La Tribune reports.
Future EU 21-10-2015

Former French MEP launches offensive to have Strasbourg as only seat of the European Parliament

Everybody agrees: The European Parliament needs a single seat. But former minister and MEP Catherine Trautmann says it should be Strasbourg, not Brussels.
EU Priorities 2020 15-03-2013

EU budget: 80% of MEPs rebuff eurosceptic arguments

The European Parliament vote on the EU budget supports the reorientation of Europe proposed by François Hollande, writes French MEP Catherine Trautmann.