Ursula Von Der Leyen Elected European Commission President

Ursula von der Leyen has been elected by the European Parliament as the new European Commission President by a narrow margin- with only nine more votes than necessary to win. While most Hungarian MEP’s supported the politician, Socialist MEP István Ujhelyi and radical right-wing Jobbik politician, Márton Gyöngyösi both voted against the German candidate. During the three-day summit … Continue reading Ursula Von Der Leyen Elected European Commission President