EU citizens are only eight months away from going to the polls to decide who will be the successor to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has reportedly thrown her support behind the head of the European People’s Party (EPP) at the European Parliament,  Manfred Weber, to take over for Juncker.  Merkel has thus far opted not to make any announcements, but rather to quietly spread the word that she's given the nod to Brussels veteran Weber. No offici...


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