Politics of the European Union
The Politics of the European Union are different from other organisations and states due to the unique nature of the European Union (EU). The EU is similar to a confederation, where many policy areas ...
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President Trump and European Commission President
"Over the years the United States has been losing hundreds of billions of dollars with the European Union and we just want it to be a level playing field." WATCH: President Donald J. Trump met with.....
Apple Could Be On The Hook For $19 Billion In Taxes, And The Obama Administration Is Livid
The European Commission is expected to levy a judgment against Apple in the next few months that...
European Parliament May Propose Breaking Up Google
European politicians leery of Google's inescapable presence on the Internet may propose that EU regulators break up the company. Google has been under investigation for anticompetitive business tactic...
Member state of the European Union
The European Union (EU) comprises 28 member states, which are party to the founding treaties of the union and thereby subject to the privileges and obligations of membership. Unlike the members of int...
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Law of the European Union
European Union law is a body of treaties and legislation, such as Regulations and Directives, which have direct effect or indirect effect on the laws of European Union member states. The three sources...
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Acquis communautaire
The Community acquis or acquis communautaire (/ˈækiː kəˈmjuːnətɛər/; [aˌki kɔmynoˈtɛːʁ]), sometimes called the EU acquis and often shortened to acquis, is the accumulated legislation, legal acts, and ...
Institutions of the European Union
The institutions of the European Union are the seven principal decision making bodies of the European Union. They are, as listed in Article 13 of the Treaty on European Union: the European Parliament,...
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European Parliament
8th European ParliamentThe European Parliament (abbreviated as EU Parliament or the EP) is the directly elected parliamentary institution of the European Union (EU). Together with the Council of the E...
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European Council
The European Council is the Institution of the European Union (EU) that comprises the heads of state or government of the member states, along with the council's own president and the president of the...
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Council of the European Union
The Council of the European Union (often still referred to as the Council of Ministers, or sometimes just called the Council) is the third of the seven institutions of the European Union (EU) as liste...
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European Commission
The European Commission (EC) is the executive body of the European Union responsible for proposing legislation, implementing decisions, upholding the EU treaties and managing the day-to-day business o...
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Elections in the European Union
Elections to the European Parliament take place every five years by universal adult suffrage. 751 MEPs are elected to the European Parliament which has been directly elected since 1979. No othe...
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European political party
A European political party (formally, a political party at European level; informally – especially in academic circles – a Europarty) is a type of political party organis...
European Parliament political group
The political groups of the European Parliament are the parliamentary groups of the European Parliament. The European Parliament is unique among supranational assemblies in that its members (MEPs) org...
Foreign relations of the European Union
Although there has been a large degree of integration between European Union member states, foreign relations is still a largely inter-governmental matter, with the 28 members controlling their own re...
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Military of the European Union
The military of the European Union comprises the various structures that have been established for cooperation between the armed forces of the member states. Within the legal framework of the union, a...
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Enlargement of the European Union
The process of expanding the European Union (EU) through the accession of new member states began with the Inner Six, who founded the European Economic Community (the EU's predecessor) in 1958, when t...
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Euroscepticism
Euroscepticism (sometimes euroskepticism or Anti-EUism) is the body of criticism of the European Union (EU), and opposition to the process of political European integration, existing throughout the po...
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Lobbying in the European Union
Lobbying in the European Union, also referred to officially as "European interest representation", is the activity of representatives of diverse interest groups or lobbies who attempt to influence the...
Multi-speed Europe
Multi-speed Europe or two-speed Europe (called also variable geometry Europe or Core Europe depending on the form it would take in practice) is the idea that different parts of the European Union sho...
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Pan-Europeanism
Pan-European identity refers to the sense of personal identification with Europe. The most concrete example of pan-Europeanism is the European Union (EU). 'Europe' is widely used as a synonym for the ...
Pro-Europeanism
Pro-Europeanism is a political category applied to a person, a party or an organisation supporting the idea of European integration, mainly though not exclusively through the European Union (EU). Pro-...