EU budget - 16.06.2011
Local and regional leaders urge Barroso to draw up ambitious EU budget and to consider their role in Europe 2020 ... European local and regional leaders called on European Commission President Barroso to put forward 'ambitious EU budget proposals" in order to stimulate the economy and asked that municipalities and regions be given.an active role in the design and implementation of the Europe 2020 strategy. This call was made two weeks prior to the unveiling of the post-2013 EU financial framework during a meeting held today in Brussels between the presidents of associations representing local and regional authorities, the President of the Committee of the Regions, Mercedes Bresso, and the President of the European Commission, José Manuel Barroso. The local and regional leaders ...
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