About: Iratxe García

Coronavirus 16-03-2020

MEPs step up pressure to adopt bolder measures against coronavirus

Members of the European Parliament called on member states and EU institutions to adopt a more ambitious package to address the economic fallout of the coronavirus COVID-19, as the European economy is expected to fall into recession this year due to the pandemic.
Politics 19-12-2019

S&D chief: A PSOE-Podemos government will build ‘bridges’ with divided Catalonia

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Future EU 19-12-2019

S&D chief: We hope to cooperate with the Greens on EU legislation

Iratxe García, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament (S&D), hopes to achieve closer collaboration with the Greens in light of upcoming legislation on the European Green Deal.
Enlargement 30-10-2019

EU socialists chief: North Macedonia name change deal should be ‘preserved’

When it fails to deliver its promises, the EU loses its credibility and shows little sense of historical responsibility towards the Balkans, Iratxe García, the chief of Social Democrats in the European Parliament, has said.