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Belgium has the same range of political parties than elsewhere… but double! Left: sp.a (14 seats) on Flemish side / PS (20 seats) on French side Green: Groen! (4) /Ecolo (8) Centre: CD&V (23), including Jean-Luc Dehaene, Yves Leterme (outgoing Prime Minister) and Hermann Van Rompuy (European President) / cdH (10) Right: Open VLD (18)… » read more

Posted by David Mekkaoui

No more papal conclaves. Europeans need a European Presidential Election night. The question is major and burning. A compromise-style designation naturally leads to a chairman-type president, a facilitator. That structure exists elsewhere; see the Secretariat for the North American Free Trade Agreement. Its mandate is clear: provide administrative assistance to the Commission (Article 2002.3). Let… » read more

Posted by David Mekkaoui