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Will populists be sidelined from influential positions in the new European Parliament?

Ahead of the election of European Parliament's committee chairs, Open Europe's Anna Nadibaidze looks at whether far-right parties will be excluded.

The distribution of chairmanships is usually done according to the D’Hondt system so that each group is proportionally represented, in combination with a series of negotiations between political groups as part of the whole Parliament’s top jobs package.

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Original article link: https://openeurope.org.uk/today/blog/will-populists-be-sidelined-from-influential-positions-in-the-new-european-parliament/

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