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Thomas HÄNDEL



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Constituencies

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  • DIE LINKE. icon: DE Germany 2014/07/01 - 2019/07/01
  • DIE LINKE. icon: DE Germany 2009/07/14 - 2014/06/30

Groups

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  • icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL Member Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 2009/07/14 - 2010/09/14
  • icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL Member of the Bureau Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 2010/09/15 - 2014/06/30
  • icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL Member Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 2014/07/01 - 2019/07/01

EP staff

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  • Member of Conference of Committee Chairs 2014/07/07 - 2017/01/18
  • Member of Conference of Committee Chairs 2017/01/25 - 2019/07/01

Committees

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RoleCommitteeStartEnd
Substitute of Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs 2009/07/16 2012/01/18
Member of Committee on Employment and Social Affairs 2009/07/16 2012/01/18
Substitute of Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs 2012/01/19 2014/06/30
Member of Committee on Employment and Social Affairs 2012/01/19 2014/06/30
Member of Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection 2012/11/19 2014/06/30
Member of Committee on Employment and Social Affairs 2014/07/01 2014/07/06
Substitute of Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection 2014/07/01 2017/01/18
Chair of Committee on Employment and Social Affairs 2014/07/07 2017/01/18
Member of Committee on Employment and Social Affairs 2017/01/19 2017/01/24
Substitute of Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection 2017/01/19 2018/07/08
Chair of Committee on Employment and Social Affairs 2017/01/25 2019/07/01

Delegations

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RoleDelegationStartEnd
Member of Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly 2009/09/16 2014/06/30
Member of Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) 2014/07/14 2019/07/01
Substitute of Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly 2014/07/14 2019/07/01

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Rapporteur

TypeDossierCommitteeTitle
Responsible Committee 2016/2793(RSP) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Youth guarantee and youth employment initiative
Committee Opinion 2015/2233(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Recommendations to the European Commission on the negotiations for the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA)
Committee Opinion 2015/0160(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), European Social Fund (ESF), Cohesion Fund (CF), and European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF): specific measures for Greece
Responsible Committee Shadow 2013/2153(INI) IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection Consumer protection - Protection of consumers in utilities services
Responsible Committee Shadow 2013/2112(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Effective labour inspections as a strategy to improve working conditions in Europe
Opinion Committee Shadow 2013/2073(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Implementation of the EU Youth Strategy 2010-2012
Opinion Committee Shadow 2013/2062(INI) IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection CARS 2020: towards a strong, competitive and sustainable European car industry
Opinion Committee Shadow 2013/2062(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs CARS 2020: towards a strong, competitive and sustainable European car industry
Responsible Committee Shadow 2013/2060(INI) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Fight against tax fraud, tax evasion and tax havens
Responsible Committee Shadow 2013/2025(INI) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Annual tax report: how to free the EU potential for economic growth
Opinion Committee Shadow 2013/2023(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Improving private international law: jurisdiction rules applicable to employment
Opinion Committee Shadow 2013/2006(INI) IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection Reindustrialising Europe to promote competitiveness and sustainability
Opinion Committee Shadow 2013/2006(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Reindustrialising Europe to promote competitiveness and sustainability
Responsible Committee Shadow 2013/0124(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Free movement of workers: measures facilitating the exercise of rights conferred on workers
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/2323(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Follow-up on the delegation of legislative powers and the control by Member States of the Commission's exercise of implementing powers
Responsible Committee 2012/2292(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Cross-border collective bargaining and transnational social dialogue
Responsible Committee Shadow 2012/2234(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Agenda for adequate, safe and sustainable pensions
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/2234(INI) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Agenda for adequate, safe and sustainable pensions
Responsible Committee Shadow 2012/2144(INI) IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection Internal market for services: state of play and next steps
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/2103(INI) IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection Energy roadmap 2050, a future with energy
Responsible Committee Shadow 2012/2061(INL) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Information and consultation of workers, anticipation and management of restructuring
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/2045(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Education, training and Europe 2020
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/0299(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Gender balance among non-executive directors of companies listed on stock exchanges
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/0267(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs In vitro diagnostic medical devices
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/0266(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Medical devices
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/0245(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs European Voluntary Humanitarian Aid Corps (‘EU Aid Volunteers initiative')
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/0184(COD) IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection Periodic roadworthiness tests for motor vehicles and their trailers. 'Roadworthiness package'
Responsible Committee Shadow 2012/0169(COD) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (PRIIPs): key information documents
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/0169(COD) IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection Packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (PRIIPs): key information documents
Responsible Committee Shadow 2012/0127(NLE) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs EU/Switzerland Agreement: cooperation on the application of their competition laws
Responsible Committee Shadow 2012/0061(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services: enforcement of Directive 96/71/EC
Opinion Committee Shadow 2012/0060(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Public procurement: access of third-country goods and services to the Union’s internal market and procedures supporting negotiations on access of Union goods and services to the markets of third countries
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/2181(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Corporate governance framework for European companies
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/2048(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Modernisation of public procurement
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/2046(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs 14th company law directive on the cross-border transfer of company seats
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/2024(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Implementation of the Professional Qualifications Directive 2005/36/EC
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/0459(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs European statistical programme 2013-2017
Responsible Committee Shadow 2011/0440(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs European demographic statistics
Responsible Committee Shadow 2011/0437(COD) IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection Award of concession contracts
Committee Opinion 2011/0437(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Award of concession contracts
Responsible Committee Shadow 2011/0435(COD) IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection Recognition of professional qualifications: European Professional Card supported by the Internal Market Information System (IMI)
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/0435(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Recognition of professional qualifications: European Professional Card supported by the Internal Market Information System (IMI)
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/0397(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Groundhandling services at Union airports
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/0370(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Creative Europe programme 2014-2020
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/0344(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme 2014-2020
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/0284(COD) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Common European Sales Law
Opinion Committee Shadow 2011/0204(COD) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs European Account Preservation Order
Responsible Committee Shadow 2011/0131(COD) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Issuance of euro coins
Responsible Committee Shadow 2011/0128(NLE) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Euro: denominations and technical specifications of euro coins intended for circulation
Responsible Committee Shadow 2011/0092(CNS) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Taxation of energy products and electricity: restructuring the Community framework
Responsible Committee Shadow 2011/0058(CNS) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB)
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/2099(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Improving the economic governance and stability framework of the Union, in particular in the euro area
Committee Opinion 2010/2072(INI) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Funding and functioning of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund
Committee Opinion 2010/2018(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Precarious women workers
Responsible Committee Shadow 2010/2010(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Developing the job potential of a new sustainable economy
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/0383(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Jurisdiction, recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters. Recast
Responsible Committee Shadow 2010/0374(COD) ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs European system of national and regional accounts in the European Union (ESA 2010)
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/0306(NLE) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Management of spent fuel and radioactive waste: EU legal framework
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/0281(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Economic governance: prevention and correction of macroeconomic imbalances. 'Six pack'
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/0280(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Economic governance: strengthening of surveillance of budgetary positions and surveillance and coordination of economic policies. 'Six pack'
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/0279(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Economic governance: enforcement measures to correct excessive macroeconomic imbalances in the euro area. 'Six pack'
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/0277(NLE) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Economic governance: requirements for budgetary frameworks of the Member States. 'Six pack'
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/0276(CNS) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Economic governance: implementation of the excessive deficit procedure. 'Six pack'
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/0210(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Seasonal employment: conditions of entry and stay of third-country nationals
Opinion Committee Shadow 2010/0209(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Intra-corporate transfer: conditions of entry and residence of third-country nationals
Responsible Committee Shadow 2010/0115(NLE) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Guidelines for the employment policies of the Member States. Part II of the Europe 2020 Integrated Guidelines
Responsible Committee Shadow 2009/2220(INI) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs Atypical contracts, secured professional paths, flexicurity and new forms of social dialogue
Responsible Committee Shadow 2009/0096(COD) EMPL Employment and Social Affairs European Progress Microfinance Facility for employment and social inclusion

Activities

By types

Amendments (1469)
Institutional motions (7)
Opinions (6)
Oral questions (11)
Plenary speeches (38)
Reports (1)
Shadow opinions (38)
Shadow reports (26)
Written declarations (1)
Written questions (1)

By dossiers

CountDossier ReferenceTitle
852011/0058(CNS)Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB)
852012/0061(COD)Posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services: enforcement of Directive 96/71/EC
622012/0169(COD)Packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (PRIIPs): key information documents
612010/0115(NLE)Guidelines for the employment policies of the Member States. Part II of the Europe 2020 Integrated Guidelines
602012/2234(INI)Agenda for adequate, safe and sustainable pensions
552011/0455(COD)Staff Regulations of European Union officials: amendment of the Regulations
442010/0209(COD)Intra-corporate transfer: conditions of entry and residence of third-country nationals
422010/0306(NLE)Management of spent fuel and radioactive waste: EU legal framework
422016/0070(COD)Posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services
382010/2239(INI)Towards adequate, sustainable and safe European pension systems
382007/0229(COD)Migration policy: single application procedure for a single permit to reside and work, common set of rights for third-country workers
372012/2061(INI)Information and consultation of workers, anticipation and management of restructuring
362011/0437(COD)Award of concession contracts
342011/0439(COD)Procurement in the water, energy, transport and postal services sectors
332010/0251(COD)Financial markets: short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps
332010/0210(COD)Seasonal employment: conditions of entry and stay of third-country nationals
322011/0435(COD)Recognition of professional qualifications: European Professional Card supported by the Internal Market Information System (IMI)
252013/0214(COD)European long-term investment funds
252013/0253(COD)Single Resolution Mechanism and Single Resolution Fund: uniform rules and procedure for the resolution of credit institutions and certain investment firms
242010/2039(INI)Role of minimum income in combating poverty and promoting an inclusive society in Europe
222015/2222(INI)Workers’ representation on the supervisory or administrative bodies of undertakings in Europe
212011/0270(COD)Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) 2014-2020
202011/2274(INI)Public finances in EMU - 2011 and 2012
202010/0280(COD)Economic governance: strengthening of surveillance of budgetary positions and surveillance and coordination of economic policies. 'Six pack'
182010/0276(CNS)Economic governance: implementation of the excessive deficit procedure. 'Six pack'
182009/2220(INI)Atypical contracts, secured professional paths, flexicurity and new forms of social dialogue
172013/2025(INI)Annual tax report: how to free the EU potential for economic growth
172009/0143(COD)European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA): establisment
172012/2144(INI)Internal market for services: state of play and next steps
172016/2074(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the manufacturing of machinery in Belgium
162013/0124(COD)Free movement of workers: measures facilitating the exercise of rights conferred on workers
162012/2292(INI)Cross-border collective bargaining and transnational social dialogue
152009/0142(COD)European Banking Authority (EBA): establishment
152009/0144(COD)European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA)
142016/2050(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the retail sector in Greece
132010/0279(COD)Economic governance: enforcement measures to correct excessive macroeconomic imbalances in the euro area. 'Six pack'
132010/0281(COD)Economic governance: prevention and correction of macroeconomic imbalances. 'Six pack'
132013/2112(INI)Effective labour inspections as a strategy to improve working conditions in Europe
122011/0459(COD)European statistical programme 2013-2017
122011/2024(INI)Implementation of the Professional Qualifications Directive 2005/36/EC
112011/0344(COD)Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme 2014-2020
102013/0000(INI)
102016/2211(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the ICT sector in Finland
102016/2214(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in telecom hardware production in Sweden
92013/2062(INI)CARS 2020: towards a strong, competitive and sustainable European car industry
92009/2222(INI)Future for social services of general interest
92010/2162(INI)Face of female poverty in the European Union
92016/2043(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the road haulage sector in France
92016/0280(COD)Copyright in the digital single market
82012/0060(COD)Public procurement: access of third-country goods and services to the Union’s internal market and procedures supporting negotiations on access of Union goods and services to the markets of third countries
82011/2048(INI)Modernisation of public procurement
82011/2035(INI)EC 5th cohesion report and strategy for the post-2013 cohesion policy
82013/2006(INI)Reindustrialising Europe to promote competitiveness and sustainability
82017/2079(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the mining sector in Spain
82016/2025(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: technical assistance by the Commission in 2016
82016/2022(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the manufacture of commercial vehicles in Sweden
72011/0268(COD)European Social Fund (ESF) 2014-2020
72009/0140(COD)Macro-prudential oversight of the financial system and establishing a European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB)
72011/0397(COD)Groundhandling services at Union airports
72012/2045(INI)Education, training and Europe 2020
72011/2181(INI)Corporate governance framework for European companies
72009/0096(COD)European Progress Microfinance Facility for employment and social inclusion
72013/2153(INI)Consumer protection - Protection of consumers in utilities services
72012/2103(INI)Energy roadmap 2050, a future with energy
72016/2235(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the manufacture of petroleum and chemicals products in Estonia
72016/2013(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the glass sector in Belgium
72015/2208(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the automotive industry in Germany
62011/0092(CNS)Taxation of energy products and electricity: restructuring the Community framework
62011/0370(COD)Creative Europe programme 2014-2020
62010/2234(INI)European cooperation in vocational education and training to support the Europe 2020 strategy
62010/2072(INI)Funding and functioning of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund
62098/2017(BUD)
52010/0374(COD)European system of national and regional accounts in the European Union (ESA 2010)
52010/0278(COD)Economic governance: effective enforcement of budgetary surveillance in the euro area. 'Six pack'
52010/2010(INI)Developing the job potential of a new sustainable economy
52013/2177(INI)Action Plan for a competitive and sustainable steel industry in Europe
52016/2298(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the automotive industry in Spain
52015/2209(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the automotive industry in Belgium
42010/0277(NLE)Economic governance: requirements for budgetary frameworks of the Member States. 'Six pack'
42013/2073(INI)Implementation of the EU Youth Strategy 2010-2012
42017/2058(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the ICT sector in Finland
42017/2033(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: technical assistance by the Commission in 2017
42017/2014(BUD)Mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: redundancies in the retail sector in the Netherlands
32010/0383(COD)Jurisdiction, recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters. Recast
32011/2046(INI)14th company law directive on the cross-border transfer of company seats
22009/0141(CNS)European Central Bank (ECB): specific tasks concerning the functioning of the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB)
22011/2147(INI)Mid-term review of the European strategy 2007-2012 on health and safety at work
22008/0195(COD)Organisation of working time: persons performing mobile road transport activities
22012/2061(INL)Information and consultation of workers, anticipation and management of restructuring
12015/2233(INI)Recommendations to the European Commission on the negotiations for the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA)
12015/0160(COD)European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), European Social Fund (ESF), Cohesion Fund (CF), and European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF): specific measures for Greece
12014/2235(INI)Creating a competitive EU labour market for the 21st century: matching skills and qualifications with demand and job opportunities, as a way to recover from the crisis
12013/0166(COD)Deployment of the interoperable EU-wide eCall service
12012/2647(RSP)Resolution on ‘Towards a job-rich recovery'
12011/2068(INI)Resource-efficient Europe
12010/2277(INI)Single market for enterprises and growth
12010/2137(INI)Report on competition policy 2009
12008/0193(COD)Health and safety at work: workers who are pregnant, have recently given birth or are breastfeeding
12009/0161(COD)Financial supervision: powers of the European Banking Authority, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority and the European Securities and Markets Authority
12012/0127(NLE)EU/Switzerland Agreement: cooperation on the application of their competition laws
12012/0082(COD)Single Market: simplifying the transfer of motor vehicles registered in another Member State
12013/2060(INI)Fight against tax fraud, tax evasion and tax havens
12011/0440(COD)European demographic statistics
12011/0128(NLE)Euro: denominations and technical specifications of euro coins intended for circulation
12011/0131(COD)Issuance of euro coins
12012/2323(INI)Follow-up on the delegation of legislative powers and the control by Member States of the Commission's exercise of implementing powers
12013/2023(INI)Improving private international law: jurisdiction rules applicable to employment
12012/0299(COD)Gender balance among non-executive directors of companies listed on stock exchanges
12012/0267(COD)In vitro diagnostic medical devices
12012/0266(COD)Medical devices
12012/0184(COD)Periodic roadworthiness tests for motor vehicles and their trailers. 'Roadworthiness package'
12012/0245(COD)European Voluntary Humanitarian Aid Corps (‘EU Aid Volunteers initiative')
12011/0284(COD)Common European Sales Law
12011/0204(COD)European Account Preservation Order
12010/2099(INI)Improving the economic governance and stability framework of the Union, in particular in the euro area
12016/2798(RSP)Resolution on the European qualifications framework for lifelong learning
12017/2525(RSP)Conclusion of the EU-Canada CETA
12016/2993(RSP)Resolution on EU-Turkey relations
12016/2891(RSP)Resolution on the need for a European reindustrialisation policy in light of the recent Caterpillar and Alstom cases
12015/2820(RSP)Resolution on a Council recommendation on the integration of the long-term unemployed into the labour market
12015/2699(RSP)Resolution on the OLAF Supervisory Committee’s annual report 2014
12014/2713(RSP)Resolution on youth employment

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Born

1953/08/27 - Nürnberg

Education (qualifications and diplomas)

  • 1966-1970 : Secondary school, Other (secondary-school level): School-leaving certificate
  • 1970-1973 : Secondary school, vocational education, technical education: Training as an electrician
  • 1978-1979 : Non-university post-secondary education, Other (non-university post-secondary level): Akademie der Arbeit (Workers' Academy), Frankfurt/Main
  • 1997-1999 : Non-university post-secondary education, Other (non-university post-secondary level): Training as a legal aid adviser

Professional career

  • 1973-1978 : Technician and marketing manager, Grundig/Fürth (Private sector)
  • 1978-1979 : Assistant to Prof. Wolfgang Abendroth, Akademie der Arbeit, Frankfurt/Main (Other)
  • 1979-1987 : Executive secretary of the trade union IG Metall and member of the committee of spokespersons of the German peace movement (Other)
  • 1987-2012 : Executive secretary and senior agent of the Fürth branch of IG Metall (Other)
  • 1993-2009 : Manager of the educational institution BiKo GmbH, Central Franconia. (Private sector)
  • 1992-2007 : Judge in the Land Labour Court, Nuremberg (Public service, government)

Political career

  • 1970-1978 : Youth representative and member of the works council, Grundig/Fürth
  • 2004-2007 : Co-founder and executive secretary of the WASG (Electoral Alternative Labour and Social Justice)
  • 2009-2014 : Member of the European Parliament
  • 2014- ... : Member of the European Parliament

Other activities

  • 2007- ... : Member of the executive, Wolfgang Abendroth Foundation
  • 2007- ... : Vice-chair of the executive, Rosa Luxemburg Foundation.

History

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      • Chief executive of IG Metall, Fürth.
      • Member of the Federal Executive Committee of the WASG Party (2004-2006).
      • Vice-chair of the executive, Rosa Luxemburg Foundation. Member of the executive, Wolfgang Abendroth Foundation. Manager of the educational institution BiKo GmbH, Central Franconia.
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