Swoboda elected leader of S&D MEPs
Swoboda will succeed Martin Schulz, who was today elected European Parliament president. Swoboda received 102 votes, beating Catherine Trautmann, a French MEP, who received 45 votes. Stephen Hughes, a UK MEP, was in third place with 37 votes.
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