Daniel Gueguen

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The Commission tends by its very nature towards bureaucracy. There is an urgent need for the legislators to rise to the challenge I was tempted to call this editorial ‘Organising disorder’. Perhaps I was dissuaded once realised that six months of activity in a fiveyear mandate is not enough to judge the new team –… » read more

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Inundated with delegated acts, should Parliament hire more or simply reorganise? La même semaine Klaus Welle secrétaire général du Parlement européen veut renforcer les effectifs face à la multiplication des actes délégués. Richard Corbett – l’un des pères de la réforme comitologique de 2006 recommande aux députés confrontés à un vide législatif de s’intéresser davantage… » read more

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Inundated with delegated acts, should Parliament hire more or simply reorganise? In the same week when the European Parliament’s SecretaryGeneral, Klaus Welle, called for staff reinforcements to deal with the growing number of delegated acts, Richard Corbett – one of the fathers of the 2006 comitology reform – recommended that all MEPs faced with the… » read more

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The European Parliament will table more resolutions to cast its veto in future; some will fail but others will succeed   Faced with this, lobbyists will have to adapt their strategies so they can act within a very short space of time. The current EU institutional setting is quite paradoxical. On the one hand, reforms… » read more

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