Open Europe Blog

Archives for allowances

Italian MEP Renato Baldassarre has responded to the posting of the video in which he’s seen pushing and slapping a Dutch journalist (or at least the journalist’s microphone) after being caught on camera allegedly signing in for a day’s work, and then s…

Posted by Open Europe blog team

Why doesn’t this strike us as a surprise? MEPs have asked for more of taxpayers’ cash, although this time the money will not end up directly in their pockets. The European Parliament’s Committee on Budgets voted yesterday to increase MEPs’ monthly staf…

Posted by Open Europe blog team