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State of the Union

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15.9.2021 – The President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, gave her second speech in the European Parliament today on the situation in the Union. In her speech, she focused on Europe’s recovery from the pandemic and the steps the EU must take to achieve a lasting recovery that benefits everyone – from [...]

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“State of the Union” Speech

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13.9.2017-At 9.00 on Wednesday 13 September 2017, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivered his speech in the European Parliament Plenary Chamber in Strasbourg.  After a broad debate across our continent on the #FutureofEurope, with citizens, with the European Parliament, national Parliaments, local and regional authorities, and civil society at large, the President will take these ideas [...]

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Barroso’s farewell speech on 21 October


European Commission President José Manuel Barroso on the 21 October  at 15.00 in Strasbourg gave a farewell speech on his experience of ten years and two terms of being a president of the European Commission and the role of the Commission in the last decade in creating a unified, open and strong Europe. Speech can [...]

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