According to a EurActiv article citing a Romanian think tank, 9 out of 35 elected Romanian MEPs have already stepped down from their mandate - an important figure taking into account that the MEPs from Romania have only been elected in 2007. It is also high in comparison with Bulgarian MEPs of whom non has resigned so far.
Apparently, a European career is regarded not as valuable as political positions on the national level in Romania...
Agenda ohne Politik
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