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Four EU commissioners resign after being elected MEPs

01.07.14 @ 16:32

  1. By EUOBSERVER

EU commission chief Barroso Tuesday announced that four commissioners have resigned to take up their seats as EP members: Viviane Reding (justice), Olli Rehn (economic affairs), Janusz Lewandowski (budget) and Antonio Tajani (industry). Their portfolios are being taken over by colleagues until their replacements are appointed after EP hearings.