PRESS INVITE ALDE Pre-Summit meeting on 28 May 2019
At the invitation of ALDE Party President Hans van Baalen MEP and Guy Verhofstadt MEP, leader of the ALDE Group in the European Parliament; liberal Prime Ministers and European Commissioners will meet at the Egmont Palace in Brussels on Tuesday 28 May ahead of the Informal dinner of heads of state or government of the same day.
PRESS INVITE ALDE Team Europe joins 'March for Europe' in Budapest on 1 May
On 1 May, Hungary will celebrate the 15th anniversary of its accession to the European Union. At the initiative of the Hungarian Liberal Party Momentum, four of the ALDE's Team Europe members Emma Bonino, Katalin Cseh, Luis Garicano and Margrethe Vestager will join the 1.500 participants of the "March for Europe" in central Budapest.
The EPP-PES status quo in the European Parliament has failed. The rise of the Right is real and is a direct result of the failure of the mainstream parties, but Euroscepticism remains in the minority, migration is not the issue of most importance to citizens and an overwhelming majority think the EU has been mostly a good think for their countries.