The State of the Union 2017: Catching the wind in our sails

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Photo: Etienne Ansotte/European Commission

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today delivered his 2017 State of the Union Address before the Members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Mr Juncker presented his priorities for the year ahead and outlined his vision for how the European Union could evolve by 2025. He presented a roadmap for a more united, stronger and more democratic Union. He talked about the future of the European Union in terms of its social dimension and mentioned the Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth in Gothenburg.

Link to the speech