SPD Bundestag Faction Leader Frank-Walter Steinmeier listens at a press conference after a meeting of the German Social Democrats (SPD) Bundestag faction on March 12, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. (Getty Images)
SPD Bundestag Faction Leader Frank-Walter Steinmeier listens at a press conference after a meeting of the German Social Democrats (SPD) Bundestag faction on March 12, 2013 in Berlin, Germany.
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Germans Demand Radical Change in the EU

March 16, 2013  •  From theTrumpet.com
One of Germany’s main parties calls for Europe to transform into a superstate, while a new party goes to the other extreme, calling for Germany to quit the euro.
 

The European Commission should expand its powers to become a full-fledged European government says Germany’s Social Democratic Party (spd) in a draft of its manifesto.

The EU proposal reportedly described looks a lot like a federal superstate. As German news media reported on March 9, the European Commission would become a cabinet of ministers, with real powers, elected by the European Parliament. A second chamber would be added to the parliament, where national governments would be represented.

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