Elections

It’s the fragmentation, stupid! 

Tuesday 11 June 2019 | Cas Mudde
| VoxEurop

The next five years the European Union will be more fragmented than ever. This fragmentation is the key lesson of the 2019 European elections. However, contrary to the dominant narrative of the last decade or so, the old centrist blocs are not confronted with just a plethora of anti-system populist parties and groups.


The European election campaign, in words and hashtags

Thursday 23 May 2019 | Gina Pavone
| OBC Transeuropa

Calls to vote, announcements for debates and rallies, but also references to the key issues: here’s a look at what, and how, outgoing MEPs tweeted in the runup to the European elections.


Romania goes to the polls 

Thursday 23 May 2019 | Ornaldo Gjergji
| OBC Transeuropa

On May 26 Romania, alongside the majority of EU countries, will vote for the European elections. Here's a few data outlining the political and economic context in which the vote in Romania takes place.


Europe and the anti-establishment parties  in depth

Friday 26 April 2019 | Marcel Pauly
| Spiegel Online

In the run-up to the European elections, populists are gaining ground in many countries. But their slogans are not winning through everywhere. Where are they successful, and what makes them dangerous?


ALDE is losing support in Czech Republic

Friday 03 May 2019 | Newsworthy

ALDE down in Czech Republic.


ALDE is losing support in Croatia

Friday 03 May 2019 | Newsworthy

ALDE down in Croatia.


GUE/NGL is gaining support in Denmark

Friday 03 May 2019 | Newsworthy

GUE/NGL up in Denmark. 


S&D is losing support in Romania

Saturday 04 May 2019 | Newsworthy

S&D down in Romania. 


EPP is gaining support in Hungary

Saturday 04 May 2019 | Newsworthy

EPP up in Hungary.


Christian democrats, greens, and social democrats gain support in polls in Europe

Friday 03 May 2019 | Newsworthy

Polls from across the EU show increasing support for the parties in the the christian democrat EPP, the Greens/EFA, and the social democratic S&D groups of the European Parliament in the past two months. In Austria greens are down by 1.2 points.