MEPs vet Executive Vice-Presidents designate, resume hearings for Agriculture, Internal Market.
Event date: 09/10/2019
MEPs have been assessing Executive Vice-Presidents designate to ensure their suitability for the jobs and test their ability to deliver on citizens’ expectations. Valdis Dombrovskis, Margrethe Vestager and Frans Timmermans, were questioned for the Economy, the Digital Age and the Green Deal. MEPs have also resumed the hearings of Janusz Wojciechowski, commissioner-designate for Agriculture and Sylvie Goulard, commissioner-designate for Internal Market. After scrutinising individual nominees, Parliament will have the final say on the Commission as a whole.