Guy Verhofstadt
age: 66 years
Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
Chairman of the ALDE EP group
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Nationality: BE
Party: ALDE
Gender: M
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European politicians are in election mode – but they must hold the line on Brexit | Richard Corbett

Thursday, April 18, 2019 04:15:00 PM

S omething unusual happened in a debate in the European parliament this week. The arch-European federalist Guy Verhofstadt was applauded by Ukip MEPs as he laid into Donald Tusk for enabling the extension of Britain’s Brexit deadline until Halloween . No such extension should have been allowed, said Verhofstadt, to the evident joy of the Brexiters.
Crisis for Verhofstadt’s party in European elections as Czech leader faces fraud charges CZECH police have recommended that the country’s prime minister Andrej Babis is faces trial for...

Thursday, April 18, 2019 12:06:00 PM

Mr Babis, who is a member of Guy Verhofstadt's EU party group ALDE, is subject of a police investigation into his possible involvement in an alleged 1.7 million misuse of EU subsidies. Prague’s public prosecutor said the police had handed investigation files to prosecutors, according to a spokesman.
Brexit news latest: Guy Verhofstadt blasts MPs for dithering over EU withdrawal Evening Standard

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 09:28:00 AM

© Provided by Local News RSS EN-GB. European Parliament’s chief Brexit co-ordinator has blasted MPs for dithering over Brexit and expressed his fear that Britain’s withdrawal will "poison" the European elections. Speaking at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, Guy Verhofstadt said he fears that the delay to Brexit will “continue the uncertainty.
Brexit news latest: Guy Verhofstadt blasts MPs for dithering over EU withdrawal

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 09:25:00 AM

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker told MEPs the EU has "nothing to gain" from the disruption a no-deal Brexit would bring to the UK. Mr Juncker said: "We have adopted the necessary contingency measures and we are ready for a no-deal Brexit. "But our union has nothing to gain from great disruption in the United Kingdom.
Verhofstadt warns Brexit extension could ‘poison’ EU elections

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 02:08:00 PM

Liberal group leader Guy Verhofstadt warned on Tuesday (16 April) that the decision to grant the United Kingdom a Brexit extension last week could “poison” the European elections, in which the UK is now likely to take part. “I fear that it will continue the uncertainty. I fear that it will prolong the indecision.
Sun Apr 21 00:41:07 +0000 2019
@pav_akhtar @GdnPolitics Tony Blair and Guy Verhofstadt are not the good guys. I'm still a remainer, but #FBPE ne…
Sun Apr 21 00:37:08 +0000 2019
@GorettiSimon It means Tony Blair wants Guy Verhofstadt to like him. The EU is a great idea. Some of the tossers…
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Sat Apr 20 23:36:46 +0000 2019
EVERYONE IN BRITAIN SHOULD SEE THIS, ESPECIALLY #FBPE Guy Verhofstadt reveals his Master-Plan to rescue the EU. His c…