Guy Verhofstadt joins fellow Commission presidency candidates for first TV debate

Guy Verhofstadt, former Belgian prime minister and Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party nominee for the presidency of the European Commission, joined the three other main contenders for the job — Jean-Claude Juncker (European People’s Party), Martin Schultz (Party of European Socialists) and Ska Keller (European Green Party) — for the first ever televised debate between Commission presidency candidates.

You can watch a video of the debate, which was hosted by Euro News, below:

 

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4 Comments

  • When do we get to vote on this?

  • John Whitney 9th May '14 - 7:37am

    Lets all get behind Guy Verhofstadt he is a great democrat and will be a benefit to all liberal minded European citizens.

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