First Vice-President Timmermans continues series of meetings with National Parliaments in Madrid

On Friday 20 February, First Vice-President Frans Timmermans will participate in a meeting of the Joint Committee for the European Union of the Spanish Parliament. The First Vice-President is responsible for strengthening the relations between the Commission and national Parliaments. He has recently held similar meetings in Paris, Riga and Copenhagen. During his trip to Madrid, he will also meet the Deputy Prime Minister Soraya Sáenz de Santamaría, and the Minister for European Affairs Íñigo Méndez de Vigo.