Politics

The European People's Party is gaining support in Estonia

Wednesday 06 March 2019 | Newsworthy

In Estonia Pro Patria is up by 3.3 points in two months. Parties affiliated with ALDE are also gaining some ground.


European Conservatives and Reformists are losing support in Denmark

Wednesday 06 March 2019 | Newsworthy

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.


Liberals and democrats are gaining support in Croatia

Wednesday 06 March 2019 | Newsworthy

Croatian parties belonging to ALDE are up by 1.7 points in two months, while most of the other parties are stable.


The Greens are gaining support in Belgium

Wednesday 06 March 2019 | Newsworthy

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.


Does Hungary spend €18 million on campaign against Sargentini? 

Thursday 14 March 2019 | EUfactcheck

MEP Judith Sargentini stated: "The Hungarian government spends €18 million on campaign against me and against the European Parliament". Her claim is mostly true, even if the campaign targets other EU politicians as well.


Hungary and Serbia, "partly free" countries 

Thursday 14 February 2019 | Ornaldo Gjergji
| OBC Transeuropa

The democratisation process in South East Europe is stagnating, or even going backwards. Serbia is now considered a “partly free” country, just like Hungary.


EUfactcheck

How much does the "travelling circus" of the European Parliament really cost? 

Wednesday 13 March 2019 | EUfactcheck

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.


A dashboard that forecasts the next European Parliament

Monday 12 November 2018 | VoxEurop

With the departure of the British, the European Parliament will have 705 deputies instead of the current 751. How many groups will they be divided into?


Two data-driven stories that explain the provisional Spanish budget law 2019

Tuesday 22 January 2019 | VoxEurop

The Spanish media outlet El Diario covered the 2019 Spanish budget with a set of infographic contents.


Democracy and elections worldwide (International IDEA)

Thursday 14 February 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) is an intergovernmental organization that supports sustainable democracy worldwide.