Von der Leyen Commission

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The von der Leyen Commission is the current European Commission, in office since 1 December 2019.wikipedia
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European Commission

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The von der Leyen Commission is the current European Commission, in office since 1 December 2019.
The current Commission is the Von der Leyen Commission, which took office in December 2019, following the European Parliament elections in May of the same year.

Ninth European Parliament

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On 16 July 2019, European Parliament took a vote on the proposal by the European Council and elected Von der Leyen with 383 votes (374 votes needed).

Margaritis Schinas

Margaritis Schinas (Greek: Μαργαρίτης Σχοινάς; born 28 July 1962) is a Greek civil servant and politician, European Commissioner in the Von der Leyen Commission (2019-2024).

Paolo Gentiloni

Paolo Gentiloni Silveri
He has been a member of Von der Leyen Commission since 1 December 2019, as European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs.

Olivér Várhelyi

Olivér Várhelyi (born 22 March 1972 in Szeged) is a Hungarian lawyer and diplomat, and [[European Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations]] from Hungary in the von der Leyen Commission after the rejection of László Trócsányi by the European Parliament.

Jutta Urpilainen

As of 1 December 2019, she is a commissioner in charge of international partnerships in the European Commission led by Ursula von der Leyen.

Janez Lenarčič

Janez Lenarcic
Janez Lenarčič (born November 6, 1967) is a Slovenian diplomat, nominated as European Commissioner for Crisis Management in the Von der Leyen Commission.

President of the European Commission

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Its president is Ursula von der Leyen, who presides over a commission composed of one commissioner from each of the states composing the European Union, except Germany, which is von der Leyen's member state.

European Parliament

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The Commission was scheduled to take office on 1 November 2019; having the French, Hungarian and Romanian commissioner-candidates lost their confirmation votes by the European Parliament in early October 2019, new commissioners had to be selected from those three member states by the President-elect and subsequently confirmed by the Parliament. Von der Leyen was selected and proposed to the European Parliament by the European Council on 3 July 2019 following a three day long negotiations between leaders of the member states.

Dubravka Šuica

Her track record was raised in view of her appointment to Commissioner for Democracy and Demography in the von der Leyen Commission.

Elisa Ferreira

Elisa Maria da Costa Guimarães Ferreira
On August 27, 2019, Prime-Minister António Costa announced that Ferreira had been proposed as the Portuguese commissioner in Ursula von der Leyen's European Commission due to take office on the 1st of November 2019.

Ska Keller

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In September 2019, European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen created the new position of “Vice President for Protecting our European Way of Life”, who will be responsible for upholding the rule-of-law, internal security and migration.

Ursula von der Leyen

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Its president is Ursula von der Leyen, who presides over a commission composed of one commissioner from each of the states composing the European Union, except Germany, which is von der Leyen's member state.

Member state of the European Union

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Its president is Ursula von der Leyen, who presides over a commission composed of one commissioner from each of the states composing the European Union, except Germany, which is von der Leyen's member state.

European Union

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Its president is Ursula von der Leyen, who presides over a commission composed of one commissioner from each of the states composing the European Union, except Germany, which is von der Leyen's member state.

Germany

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Its president is Ursula von der Leyen, who presides over a commission composed of one commissioner from each of the states composing the European Union, except Germany, which is von der Leyen's member state.

United Kingdom

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The United Kingdom has no commissioner due to its planned withdrawal from the European Union.

Brexit

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The United Kingdom has no commissioner due to its planned withdrawal from the European Union.

European Council

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Von der Leyen was selected and proposed to the European Parliament by the European Council on 3 July 2019 following a three day long negotiations between leaders of the member states.

Law and Justice

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Before the vote von der Leyen had a declared support of three largest political groups in the Parliament (EPP, S&D and RE), and during the debate conservative Polish party Law and Justice (PiS) with 24 MEPs, and Italian Five Stars Movement (M5S) with 14 MEPs declared their support for von der Leyen.

Five Star Movement

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Before the vote von der Leyen had a declared support of three largest political groups in the Parliament (EPP, S&D and RE), and during the debate conservative Polish party Law and Justice (PiS) with 24 MEPs, and Italian Five Stars Movement (M5S) with 14 MEPs declared their support for von der Leyen.

Social Democratic Party of Germany

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Based on the debate and public announcements of the MEPs most of the MEPs voting against von der Leyen probably came from S&D group, part of which is also German Social Democratic Party which publicly opposed Von der Leyen due to her work as German Defence Minister.

Donald Tusk

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Following her election, President of the European Council Donald Tusk asked von der Leyen to give her consent on appointing Josep Borrell of Spain the next EU High Representative.

Josep Borrell

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Following her election, President of the European Council Donald Tusk asked von der Leyen to give her consent on appointing Josep Borrell of Spain the next EU High Representative.