Politics for People - campaign update

Publication date: 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
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As of today, 7 May 2014, 836 MEP candidates have signed the Politics for People pledge to "stand-up for citizens and democracy against the excessive lobbying influence of banks and big business" if elected in the elections. Candidates have signed from almost all countries with candidates from Germany, Austria, Finland, Sweden, Spain and the UK featuring prominently. Politics for People has partners in 19 EU member states and over 50 organisations involved in total.

You can visit the website, follow us on Twitter at @altereu and #pforp, and check out the Politics for People campaign YouTube channel which includes short videos from Paul Murphy MEP and Evelyn Regner MEP about why they support the Politics for People campaign.

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