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Joint press conference by Viviane Reding and Maroš Šefčovič on a Recommendation calling upon European political parties to nominate their candidate for the function of President of the EC

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Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship, and Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Inter-Institutional Relations and Administration, held a joint press conference on 12 March 2013 in Strasbourg, concerning the 2014 European Parliament elections. The European Commission adopted a recommendation under which political parties should nominate a candidate for European Commission President in the next European elections and they should display their European political party affiliation. The proposals aim to better inform voters about the issues at stake in the next European Parliament elections, encourage a Europe-wide debate and ultimately improve voter turnout. The Commission is also calling on Member States to agree on a common voting date for the elections, traditionally spread out over a period of four days.
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Type: Complete press conference   Reference: I-076515   Date: 12/03/2013   Duration: 29:51   DG: Directorate-General for Communication Location: Strasbourg - EP/Louise Weiss  
Thesaurus: European Election,European Election
Personalities: Maroš Šefčovič,Viviane Reding
Producer : EC - Audiovisual Service Executive-Producer : PE
Languages: ORIGINAL,

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