• José Manuel
  • Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
  • Member
  • Portugal Partido Social Democrata
  • Date of birth: 26 July 1967, Vila Verde


  • BUDG Committee on Budgets
  • PANA Committee of Inquiry to investigate alleged contraventions and maladministration in the application of Union law in relation to money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion
  • DMAG Delegation for relations with the Maghreb countries and the Arab Maghreb Union
  • DMED Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean


  • ECON Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • DACP Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly

Most recent activities

OPINION on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of a Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the European Union and the Government of the Cook Islands and the Implementation Protocol thereto

11-10-2016 BUDG_AD(2016)585760

International Financial Reporting Standards: IFRS 9 (B8-1060/2016)

06-10-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)10-06(6.1)
  • .@Europarl_EN approved #EUbudget 2017 with 446 votes in favor, 184 against, and 60 abstentions.
    26/10/2016 13:13 - twitter
  • In 2017 we need flexibility and less red tape towards a swift implementation of the commitments already made to citizens. #EUbudget
    25/10/2016 18:38 - twitter
  • The #EU needs economic #growth and to strengthen #competitiveness. #EUbudget 2017
    25/10/2016 18:38 - twitter
  • The #EUbudget 2017 must contribute to recover the huge delay in the implementation of the #MFF 2014-2020 funds and programs
    25/10/2016 18:38 - twitter
  • Intervenção em plenário sobre o Orçamento da UE para 2017
    25/10/2016 18:32 - facebook
  • RT @EPPGroup: At tmrow's vote on #EUBudget 2017 we will stand by EU priorities, unlike the EU Council which talks the talk, but d…
    25/10/2016 16:33 - twitter



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