• 04-SEP-2012

European Parliament Debates Tighter Fiscal Controls; Demands for More Parliament Powers

European Parliament Debates Tighter Fiscal Controls; Demands for More Parliament Powers
Commissioners and the ECB chief debated an EPP-led working document on proposed closer fiscal oversight, even veto power on the European level, of national budgets. Some legislators demanded greater parliamentary powers to find a democratic solution to the crisis. Available material includes an edited package.