Hungarian and Polish Prime minister: Victor Orban and Donald Tusk discussed in Warsaw V4 cooperation and EU presidency of both states.
The EU membership is still supported by the vast majority of Polish population, opinion survey showed.
Janusz Lewandowski, the designated Polish candidate for the budget commissioner has answered questioned in the EP for three hours. He is against a common EU-tax and the nationalisation of the CAP.
Polish Commissioner-designate for Budget and Financial Programming Janusz Lewandowski is said to be an experienced and competent economist. But some fear that as a Pole, he would oppose reform of cohesion expenditure. EurActiv Poland reports.
The former Polish prime minister has been recognized for his role in Poland's transition towards a free and democratic country and as a sign of confidence that he will bring the Parliament closer to EU citizens. Upon receiving the award, Buzek stressed that European democracy means more than holding European elections once every five years. "It is about engaging with national politics on a daily basis" and making the EU's policies even more relevant to Europe's citizens," he said, promising to make parliamentary debates more lively under his mandate.
Special session in the EP twenty years after the collapse of the "iron curtain".
Janusz Lewandowski, as the candidate for the Polish EU commissioner, and the Polish vision of EU under Lisbon Treaty should funcion - these were the main issues of the meeting between the primie minister Donald Tusk and the EC-president Jose Manuel Barroso in Brussels.
British conservatives hope that the Polish President Lech Kaczunski, or his Czech counterpart Vaclav Klaus, will not ratify the Lisbon Treaty, untill the Conservatives form the new UK government next year.