European Commissioner

European Commissioner

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. A European Commissioner is a member of the 27-member European Commission. Each Member within the college holds a specific portfolio and are led by the President of the European Commission. In simple terms they are the equivalent of national ministers. Each Commissioner is first nominated by their member state in consultation with the Commission President, although he holds little practical power to force a change in candidate. However the more capable the candidate is, the more likely the Commission President will assign them a powerful portfolio, the distribution of which is entirely at his discretion. The President's team is then subject to hearings at the European Parliament which will question them and then vote on their suitability as a whole.show more

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  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 222g
  • CIV
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135861492
  • 9786135861495