CNN’s Richard Quest talks with the Hungarian member of the European Parliament, Katalin Cseh, about the country’s new law that..
Directly elected parliament of the European Union
The European Parliament (EP) is one of three legislative branches of the European Union and one of its seven institutions. Together with the Council of the European Union, it adopts European legislation, commonly on the proposal of the European Commission. The Parliament is composed of 705 members (MEPs). It represents the second-largest democratic electorate in the world and the largest trans-national democratic electorate in the world.