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EP sources: all but one groups back Lithuania’s commissioner-designate

Friday, October 4, 2019

Coordinators from all of the European Parliament’s political groups, except the eurosceptic Identity and Democracy Group, support Lithuania’s commissioner-designate, Virginijus Sinkevicius, sources in the EP have said.   Coordinators of the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee, and the Fisheries Committee held a meeting on Thursday evening to evaluate Sinkevicius’ performance. Within 24 hours after completing the evaluation, they are to send a confidential letter of recommendation to the Conference of Committee Chairs, stating…