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MEP Frédérique RIES

Belgium
Start of mandate:
02.07.2019
Last name:
RIES
First name:
Frédérique
Born:
14.05.1959, Balen-Wezel
Group:
Renew Europe Group
Party:
Mouvement Réformateur
Committees:
Delegations:
Date Name of document MEP's vote Policy area MEP's vote
Date Name of document MEP's vote Loyal / Rebel to political group Policy area MEP's vote

Parliamentary activities

Participation in roll-call votes:
94.35%
 
 
1820 out of 1929 votes
Ranking: 479th
Loyalty to political group:
95.99%
1747 out of 1820 votes
Ranking: 286th
Loyalty to national party:
100.00%
1764 out of 1764 votes
Ranking: 1st

How this MEP influences EU policy (sample)

Voting behaviour reveals that, compared to the Renew Europe group, this MEP is more supportive of banning products produced from herbide-tolerant genetically modified soybean.

Additionally, we found that, compared to the Renew Europe group, this MEP is less supportive of the Commission's plans for building new fossil-fuel infrastructure.

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Curriculum vitae

  • Education

  • 1981-1984 - Commercial director, Radio FM56 (private sector (other areas))
  • 1984-1987 - Producer and presenter, RTL-TV Luxembourg (private sector (other areas))
  • 1987-1998 - Reporter and news editor, RTL-TVI (private sector (other areas))
  • Professional career

  • 1979-1979 - University: First university qualification in economics, University of Liège
  • 1981-1981 - University: Degree in journalism, University of Liège
  • Political career

  • Offices held in a political party or national trade union
  • 2006-... - Member of the Reform Movement (MR)
  • Offices held in local government bodies
  • 2006-... - Member of Brussels City Council
  • 2012-... - Vice-Chair of the council of administration, Saint-Pierre University Hospital
  • Offices held in a national parliament
  • 01/02/2004-15/06/2004 - State Secretary for Foreign Affairs and European Affairs
  • Offices held in the EU institutions
  • 1999-... - Member of the European Parliament