LYON: Shocking waste in EU interpretation budget

Liberal Democrat MEPs today warned officials that action must be taken to reduce waste in the EU interpretation budget after it was revealed that almost 12% of the budget last year was spent on services not used on account of late requests or cancellations

While welcoming the news that 10 million euros of savings were made in 2012, Liberal Democrat MEP GeorgeLyonsaid that more efforts were needed to reduce the European Parliament’s administrative budget.

The Scottish MEP, who is Vice-President of the European Parliament’s Budget Committee, commented: Continue reading