• Rainer
  • Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
  • Member
  • Germany Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands
  • Date of birth: 19 February 1957, Stuttgart - Bad Cannstatt


  • PE European Parliament
    Responsibilities as vice-president:
    • Buildings, primary responsibility (with VP Sassoli)
    • Budget, secondary responsibility (with VP Sassoli)
    • Transport
    • WG on Buildings, Transport and Green Parliament, Chair
    • European Political Parties (with VP Lunacek)
    • Relations with FR, BE, LU authorities concerning the seat and places of work
    • Replacing the President for Africa / ACP


  • BURO Parliament's Bureau
  • DEVE Committee on Development
  • AFCO Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • DACP Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly


  • JURI Committee on Legal Affairs
  • PETI Committee on Petitions
  • D-MD Delegation to the EU-Moldova Parliamentary Association Committee
  • DEPA Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly

Most recent activities

EU assistance to Lebanon and Jordan to face the effects of the Syrian crisis (debate)

10-05-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)05-10(15)

Situation in Venezuela (debate)

10-05-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)05-10(17)

Situation in Venezuela (debate) (2)

10-05-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)05-10(17)
  • Das #EYE erfreut sich großem medialen Interesse! Da macht man auch bei unkonventionellen Interviewmethoden mit!
    20/05/2016 14:36 - facebook
  • This is the Spirit of #EYE2016 ! The Opening Session of the European Youth Event is about to start.
    20/05/2016 11:41 - facebook



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