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  1. UK's Cameron calls EU leaders to discuss Commission presidentRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Viktor Orban , he also reiterated that the decision was one for the heads of state. Earlier on Monday, former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker , the center right's choice for Commission president, brushed off questions about his ...

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  2. European election results: At a glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | Newsday

    ... 214 to 189 for the centre-left S&D bloc. The EPP choice for president of the European Commission, former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, has already claimed the post for himself, despite opposition from the UK's ruling Conservative ...

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  3. The Bore RoomRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Foreign Policy

    ... European democracy." The other hopefuls for the commission job -- center-right contender Jean-Claude Juncker of Luxembourg, European Liberal leader Guy Verhofstadt of Belgium, German Green MEP Ska Keller, and Greek leftist Alexis Tsipras -- agreed, ...

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  4. Merkel says EU must create jobs to counter populis...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | WHTC

    ... Commission, calling him a "convinced and convincing European". But Merkel was more cautious, praising the former Luxembourg prime minister for his campaign as lead candidate for the center-right European People's Party (EPP) but also making clear ...

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  5. Euroskeptics advance, yet practical results limitedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... for more European integration - more or less ignoring the message of the polls. Jean-Claude Juncker, the former Luxembourg prime minister, who led the campaign for the conservative EPP grouping in the Parliament, and now the favorite to head the ...

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  6. Juncker seeks right to run EU Commission after election winRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | EKathimerini

    ... A'All the starting conditionsA' exist A'to give me a mandate to form the next commission,A' Juncker, a former Luxembourg prime minister, told reporters today in Brussels after the release of results. Premier for 18 years until he was voted out of ...

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  7. Juncker in Athens for meeting with SamarasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | EKathimerini

    ... Later, he will visit a metro worksite and the offices of the EU border agency Frontex in Athens. The former Luxembourg prime minister is then due to appear a gathering of entrepreneurs and to speak at a New Democracy event in the evening. Juncker ...

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  8. Ahead of EU vote, a struggle to close the 'democratic deficit'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Reuters

    ... to deeper European integration, an idea damaged by the euro zone debt crisis. The center-right candidate, former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, has shuttled across Europe in a campaign bus and private plane, making stump speeches and ...

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  9. News Analysis: European Parliament faces stiffest test yetRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    ... European People's Party (EPP), whose favoured candidate is Jean-Claude Juncker, former prime minister of Luxembourg, and the social democratic Party of European Socialists (PES), whose flag bearer is Martin Schulz, a German and the current president ... 1 comment

  10. EU elections 2014: Can a live debate make Europe care about its elections?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | The Independent

    ... become the next President of the European Commission. There was Jean-Claude Juncker, the former Prime Minister of Luxembourg, who is the candidate for the centre-right or European People's Party. He looks like a provincial bank manager. There was ...

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  11. EU elections 2014: Eurovision is back - but this time there's no...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | The Independent

    ... become the next President of the European Commission. There was Jean-Claude Juncker, the former Prime Minister of Luxembourg, who is the candidate for the centre-right or European People's Party. He looks like a provincial bank manager. There was ...

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  12. EU's wannabe presidents go head-to-headRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Reuters

    ... and stop with austerity. We must stop with this paranoia of debt." At the opposite end of the scale is former Luxembourg prime minister Jean-Claude Juncker. His People's party currently leading the polls. The candidate for the centre-right, he's a ...

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  13. 'Greek bailout is no success story'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... its relevance to increasingly hostile voters. The other candidates to run the EU's executive are centre-right Luxembourg politician Jean-Claude Juncker, 61-year old Belgian liberal Guy Verhofstadt, 32-year old Green politician Ska Keller from ...

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  14. Europe's Brutal DisciplineRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Counterpunch

    ... Candidates to succeed him are currently a German Social Democrat, Martin Schulz, and a Christian Democrat from Luxembourg, Jean-Claude Juncker. They expressed their "opposing" views in a television debate on 9 April. And who do you think said ...

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  15. EU election race: Europe's great debate?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | BBC News

    ... would engage with that. The frontrunner (if there is one) is Jean-Claude Juncker, a former prime minister of Luxembourg and the candidate of the conservative European People's Party (EPP). He was subdued, but was goaded into saying how much he loved ...

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  16. Greek bailout is no success story, EU candidate Tsipras saysRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Reuters

    ... its relevance to increasingly hostile voters. The other candidates to run the EU's executive are centre-right Luxembourg politician Jean-Claude Juncker, 61-year old Belgian liberal Guy Verhofstadt, 32-year old Green politician Ska Keller from ...

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  17. EU leadership rivals hold big debateRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | BBC News

    ... not speaking", while "Mr Schulz has a good position in the middle - helps him look presidential". Mr Juncker from Luxembourg, Mr Schulz (Germany) and Mr Verhofstadt (Belgium) are all veterans of EU politics who want more EU integration. Opponents ...

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  18. Germany's Kohl says Europe 'a question of war and peace'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... to." The Christian Democrat said he wanted conservative parties to win the European elections and his "friend", Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker, to become the next European Commission president. Kohl said he agreed with the EU's current system ...

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  19. [Focus] Green, left and Liberal MEPs lead way on gay rightsRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | EUobserver

    ... EFD, and non-attached members too." He noted the EPP's top candidate for the European Commission President post, Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker, said in his first TV debate that gay people need more protection. Cashman added that opponents of EU ...

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  20. Europe's big TV debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | BBC News

    ... the Conservative European People's Party (EPP). Its candidate is Jean-Claude Juncker, a former prime minister of Luxembourg. "I am open to listening to British concerns," he says, and ''I am ready to engage in a dialogue with David Cameron to ...

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