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The 1999 Elections To the European Parliament

by Juliet Lodge

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • EU & European institutions,
  • Elections & referenda,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • EU (European Union),
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Process - Elections,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Elections, 1999,
  • European Parliament

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9467252M
    ISBN 100333800427
    ISBN 109780333800423

      T his essay is a critical reply to Professor Wolkenstein’s recent article () “Epistemic Barriers to Rational Voting: The Case of European Parliament Elections.” Professor Wolkenstein offers a theoretical account by answering the question of whether voting in European Parliament elections, which is the only election for a supranational parliament on the world, can be rational. The explanatory power of the models capturing the situation in the aftermath of the EP elections are, however, lower than when they are applied to earlier EP elections. This leads to the additional observation that while structural factors offer a plausible explanation for the decline in EP turnout rates over time, their relative influence.

    The European Parliament Election, was a European election for all members of the European Parliament held across the 15 European Union member states on 10, 11 and 13 June The voter turn-out was low, except in Belgium and Luxembourg, where voting is compulsory and where national elections were held that same day; this was the first election where Austria and Sweden voted. Since , European Election Studies (EES) have been conducted after elections to the European Parliament and researchers have benefited from individual-level data with similar or identical questions used in multiple surveys over time and across member states (see e.g., van der Eijk and Franklin, , Hobolt et al., , Weber, ).Cited by:

      Swedens election turnout at the EU Parliament elections in and 1. Exercise A: “Election turnout at the European Parliament elections in and ”Juan Archanco Galíndez, GIS & Spatial Analysis, Umeå Universitet INTRODUCTION Election turnout throughout the European Member States has become a causefor concern as the lowest turnout in the last elections can . ECPR paper for the workshop in Mannheim Candidate selection to the European Parliament: A comparative study of Ireland, the Netherlands and Sweden By Magnus Blomgren Department of Political Science Umeå universitet 87 Umeå Sweden Tel: + 90 95 42 Fax: + 90 66 81 E-mail: [email protected]


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The 1999 Elections To the European Parliament by Juliet Lodge Download PDF EPUB FB2

Were the elections a watershed for the European Parliament. Did they represent the final step towards a federal Europe, or the end of European Union democracy. This book examines the elections within each of the fifteen member states, The 1999 Elections To the European Parliament book an analysis of Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

Were the elections a watershed for the European Parliament. This book examines the elections within each of the fifteen member states, producing an analysis of. Europe at the Polls highlights this liberation of the 'European Question' from the old left-right conflicts that have marked political life within the 15 members of the European Union.

Across national borders, this study of those elections shows that diverse trends are taking root in homes, towns, and in the workplace, and are reflected in the. Elections to the European Parliament take place every five years by universal adult suffrage, and with more than million people eligible to vote, it is considered the second largest democratic elections in the world.

UntilMEPs were elected to the European Parliament, which has been directly elected since Since the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU inthe. Book a school visit, classroom workshop or teacher-training session. European Parliament Elections June Elections to the European Parliament - June House of Commons Research Paper 99/ Jump to full report >> Elections to the European Parliament - June House of Commons Research Paper 99/Author: Richard Cracknell, Bryn Morgan.

Parliament's Conference of Presidents (which is composed of the President of Parliament plus all the political group chairmen) took note of the Commission's resignation.

The very next day it called for the outgoing Commission to be replaced swiftly, before the European elections in June. In addition, membership of the European Parliament is not compatible with the office of Judge or Comptroller and Auditor General.

Persons who are elected to the European Parliament while holding the office of Attorney General, Chairman or Deputy Chairman of the Dáil or Seanad or Minister of State shall, on election to the Parliament, cease to. In Junethe peoples of Europe will elect a new European Parliament.

This election gives us the opportunity to reform Europe; to improve its functioning, to bring it closer to the people and to give it the policies it needs to meet the challenges ahead. This manifesto of the Party of European Socialists sets out our 21 commit.

European Parliament election results. Held 10th June The table below shows UK national results for the European Parliament elections, ordered by the number of votes received. There are a total of 87 UK seats for the European parliament. Turnout across the UK was 24%. Media in category "European Parliament election, " The following 4 files are in this category, out of 4 total.

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All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the Creative Commons CC0 License; all unstructured text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Elections to the European Parliament (EP) will be taking place in the 27 Member States of the European Union (EU) between 4 and 7 June In line with the Treaty of Nice and the Accession Treaties for the accession of Romania and Bulgaria to the European Union, members are to be elected to the EP.

Since the Lisbon Treaty. On 13 June the fifth direct elections to the European Parliament were held in the France. Once again, abstention was very high for this type of election- only 47% of eligible voters voted. The election was also the first French European election to be won by the Socialist Party (PS).

Europ. The election of the European Parliament marks something of a defining point in the history of European integration. The elections seemed simultaneously mundane and an accepted feature of a sui generis system, now accepted as a polity in its own right, that a quarter of a century ago had seen politicians fiercely disputing the wisdom and desirability of the people directly electing a.

two fundamental constitutional issues: first, the voting system chosen for elections to the European Parliament and, secondly, the role played by the House of Lords on the eve of the reform of its composition. T he European Parliamentary Elections Act ('the Act')is only the second one to become law under the Parliament Act File Size: 1MB.

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(). The June European Parliament elections. West European Politics: Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. Cited by: 1. In examining electoral web spheres during the European Parliament (EP) elections, two circumstances make the Finnish case interesting.

First, the basic prerequisite for using the web during elections – a high level of internet penetration – was achieved relatively early in Finland. Tuesday, Published at GMT UK European parties and groups Elections to the European parliament are carried out on a national basis and fought by national parties, but when the MEPs reach Strasbourg they sit in groups representing common political beliefs.

The European Parliament also plays a significant role overseeing the European Commission. Inthe Parliament forced the collective resignation of the Commission led by Jacques Santer. Init blocked the Italian candidate for the commissioner on justice, freedom, and security.

An Act to amend the European Parliamentary Elections Act so as to alter the method used in Great Britain for electing Members of the European Parliament; to make other amendments of enactments relating to the election of Members of the European Parliament; and for connected purposes.The European Parliamentary Elections Act (c.

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50) 2. In the following provisions of the European Parliament (Pay and The Representation of the People Act (c. 50) 3. An analysis of the European elections in each of the 27 member states of the newly enlarged European Union, and assessment of the European Parliament in This book looks at the implications of low turnout for the future of European Union democracy and accountability.