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Rehn steps out of EU commission President race

20.01.14 @ 17:13

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Economic affairs commissioner Rehn has stepped out of the race to be the Liberal group's candidate for commission President, the group announced Monday. Verhofstadt, a former Belgian PM, remains in the running but has to be endorsed by the European Liberalparty. Rehn is to run for other "senior" EU posts.