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Who holds the power in the new European Parliament ? And Why ? (27.02.2015 - Thon Hotel EU, Rue de la Loi 75, 1040 Brussels)

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On 27 February 2015, VoteWatch Europe will launch its first special report of the 8th Parliamentary term. You are warmly invited to attend its public launch from 12.00 to 13.15 at the Thon Hotel EU.


This report examines the voting and activity behaviour of the Member of the European Parliament after the European elections of May 2015. It aims to show who holds the power in the new EP and what are the dynamics that explain the outcome of the parliamentary decisions.


The event will be chaired by Professor Simon Hix, VoteWatch Europe Chairman and Head of the Department of Government at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Doru Frantescu, VoteWatch Europe Director will present the report.


Panel Debate


Heather Grabbe, 

Director, Open Society European Policy Institute/Open Society Foundations EU Affairs


Ben Butters,

EU Affairs Director, EUROCHAMBRES


A representative from the European Parliament



Registration will start at 11.30



More information regarding the speakers and the programme will be make available in the coming days.