EU citizens call for Strasbourg to be ditched

EU citizens call for Strasbourg to be ditched


Leaders of a drive to end the European Parliament’s monthly travel to Strasbourg, France for plenary sessions – including MEPs – last week said a petition signed in support by a million citizens across the bloc was reason enough to stop the practice, which costs 200 million Euro a year.The Campaign for Parliament Reform (CPR) called on the Parliament to conduct all its work at his headquarters in Brussels. They said that while they recognise the historic importance of Strasbourg, a symbol of rec...


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