On my way back from the EPP Congress in Helsinki, where Manfred Weber was just elected Spitzenkandidat, beating Alex Stubb with a resounding majority of about 80 percent of the vote.
I was there as a speaker at a panel debate on digitisation with digital Commissioner Maria Gabriel and two MEPs, but I also followed the rest…
Juncker’s State of the Union: A sober call for European sovereignty
EU Commission President Jeaun-Claude Juncker just delivered his State of the EU speech in which he called for a “strong and united Europe”. Appealing to the geopolitical situation, he said that “the time for European sovereignty has come.”