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Polls from across the European Union show declining support for the parties belonging to GUE/NGL, EFDD, and EPP groups in the European Parliament in the past two months.
In Finland the parties affiliated with ECR are up by 2.3 points in two months, while all the other parties are stable or losing some ground.
In Estonia Pro Patria is up by 3.3 points in two months. Parties affiliated with ALDE are also gaining some ground.
The Danish People's Party (part of ECR) is down by 2.6 points in two months, while the Social Democrats and new or unaffiliated parties are gaining ground.
The Czech party affiliated with the ECR is down by 1.1 points in two months, while almost all the other parties are gaining some popularity.
Croatian parties belonging to ALDE are up by 1.7 points in two months, while most of the other parties are stable.
In Austria christian democrats are down by 0.5 points in two months, in keeping with a slight weakening of parties belonging to the EPP across Europe.
In Belgium the green parties are up by 4.2 points, in contrast with the relative crise of the GUE/NGL parties across Europe. All the other Belgian parties are stable or losing ground.
In Hungary social democrats are up by 0.6 points, in keeping with a slight rise of parties belonging to S&D across Europe.
The monthly move of the European Parliament between Brussels and Strasbourg is an obvious target of criticism against the way EU institutions work. But the move costs way less than some parties argue.