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Italian MEPs 'top' for questions, lagging in attendance

Country delegation ranks 24th in showing up to sessions

04 January, 17:21
Italian MEPs 'top' for questions, lagging in attendance (ANSA) – Brussels, January 4 – Italy's 73 representatives to the European Parliament came top in terms of the number of questions presented but showed a poor attendance record, recent data showed. The Italian delegation stood at 24th place for average attendance by its members at plenary sessions according to the website MEPranking.eu, based on figures updated to December 30. Mara Bizzotto of the Europe of Freedom and Democracy group was the Italian MEP with the record for greatest involvement and Francesca Barracciu of the Socialists and Democrats was the Italian MEP with the record for least involvement.

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