Friday, 12 June 2009

Barroso vs Verhofstadt: President of the EU Commission

News services report and Euroblogs discuss the next President of the European Commission. Here are a few examples:


• The European Citizen: Parliamentary Shifts and Whatnot



• Julien Frisch: Make Guy Verhofstadt the next European Commission President!



• Stephen Spillane: Deadlock in the new Parliament?



• Stephen Spillane: It finally gets interesting: Barroso vs Verhofstadt


• EurActiv: Support growing for Verhofstadt to replace Barroso



• EUobserver: Barroso urges EU states to appoint new commission president next week



• EUbusiness: France, Germany back EU’s Barroso ahead of summit




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I will return with some facts and speculation on the Barroso vs Verhofstadt issue.



Ralf Grahn