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Deal may secure Schulz second EP presidency

20.06.14 @ 11:01

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Socialist MEP Martin Schulz, who emerged empty-handed from the EU commission president race, may get the EP presidency as consolation prize. "The SPD will accept a (CDU) commissioner so long as Martin Schulz is elected president of the European Parliament," German SPD leader Sigmar Gabriel told Spiegel Online.