European Parliament greenlights coronavirus funding plan

Politico (EU) | Mar 26, 2020 at 10:08 PM
  • The European Parliament today overwhelmingly voted in favor of redirecting some EU funding toward addressing the coronavirus crisis.
  • MEPs voted 683 in favor and one against the plan, while four abstained.
  • MEPs also approved an amendment to the EU Solidarity Fund, extending its scope to cover major public health emergencies.