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Eurogroup refuses more democracy in appointments to the ECB executive board

Today, the European Parliament voted on the nomination of Luis de Guindos as Vice-President of the ECB. De Guindos received only a narrow majority of 331 votes, while 306 MEPs voted against and 64 abstained in a secret ballot. De Guindos was nominated for this position by the Eurogroup on February 19 and was until […]