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He was frequently seen as a provocateur in the UK, which resulted in friction.
Describing the EU’s plans last month, Commission President Ursula von der Leyensaid:”People will need to be in the centre of our policies.
The senior MEP, who’s a supporter of a united states of Europe, was set to direct the bloc reformation effort. The circus is expecting to participate prior to rolling out a series of changes. But his chequered past because the Brexit co-ordinator and prime minister of the European Parliament has left doubts in the minds of EU27 leaders, who have to sign off his appointment at the forthcoming months.
“My desire is so that all Europeans will actively promote the Convention about the Future of Europe and play a major role in establishing the European Union’s priorities.
A few in Brussels believe Mr Verhofstadt overplayed his part in the divorce of Britain when marshalling the response of the EU Parliament.
“He would have had a chance had the European Parliament never tried to completely ditch the entire conference and’d shown more willingness to do it with and not contrary to the member countries.”
An EU source said the assembly will likely descend into”handbag fight” over who is handing the leading conference function. Former EU Council leader Donald Tusk’s European People’s Party are readying a”highly qualified” candidate to present at a summit of European leaders in March.
Mr Verhofstadt’s snub comes after he backed down at the row over the Commission presidency, as a blow goes into an ally.
France and Germany had expected to take full control over the conference, suggesting that it might lead to”potential treaty change”.
“It’s only together that we can build our Union of tomorrow.”
Berlin and Paris’ notion was rejected by the Commission.
Additionally, it represents a power battle between the Council, Commission and Parliament, together with 3 associations battling to take charge of the bloc’s future.
If the people consultations can begin as planned on Europe Day the European Parliament will have to agree to the title.
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