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Spain (European Parliament constituency)

 

Spain (European Parliament constituency)

In European elections, Spain is a constituency of the European Parliament, currently represented by fifty-four MEPs. It covers the entirety of Spain and is the largest European Parliament constituency in terms of geographic area.

Current MEPs

As of July 2012
Name National Party EP group
Josefa Andrés Barea Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Pablo Arias Echeverría Partido Popular EPP–ED
Inés Ayala Sender Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Pilar Ayuso Partido Popular EPP-ED
María Badía i Cutchet Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Izaskun Bilbao Barandica Eusko Alderdi Jeltzalea ALDE
Pilar del Castillo Vera Partido Popular EPP–ED
Alejandro Cercas Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
María Auxiliadora Correa Zamora Partido Popular EPP–ED
Ricardo Cortés Lastra Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Agustín Díaz de Mera García Consuegra Partido Popular EPP–ED
Rosa Estaràs Ferragut Partido Popular EPP–ED
Santiago Fisas Ayxela Partido Popular EPP–ED
Carmen Fraga Estévez Partido Popular EPP–ED
Vicente Miguel Garcés Ramón Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Dolores García-Hierro Caraballo Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Iratxe García Pérez Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Eider Gardiazábal Rubial Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Salvador Garriga Polledo Partido Popular EPP–ED
Luis de Grandes Pascual Partido Popular EPP–ED
Enrique Guerrero Salom Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Cristina Gutiérrez-Cortines Partido Popular EPP–ED
Sergio Gutiérrez Prieto Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
María Esther Herranz García Partido Popular EPP–ED
María Irigoyen Pérez Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Carlos José Iturgaiz Angulo Partido Popular EPP–ED
Teresa Jiménez-Becerril Barrio Partido Popular EPP–ED
Verónica Lope Fontagné Partido Popular EPP–ED
Juan Fernando López Aguilar Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Antonio López-Istúriz White Partido Popular EPP–ED
Miguel Angel Martínez Martínez Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Antonio Masip Hidalgo Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Gabriel Mato Adrover Partido Popular EPP–ED
Jaime Mayor Oreja Partido Popular EPP–ED
Emilio Menéndez del Valle Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Willy Meyer Izquierda Unida GUE–NGL
Francisco José Millán Mon Partido Popular EPP–ED
Ana Miranda Paz Bloque Nacionalista Galego G–EFA
María Muñiz de Urquiza Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Juan Andrés Naranjo Escobar Partido Popular EPP–ED
Raimon Obiols i Germà Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Eva Ortiz Vilella Partido Popular EPP–ED
Andrés Perello Rodriguez Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Teresa Riera Madurell Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Carmen Romero López Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Raül Romeva i Rueda Iniciativa per Catalunya Verds G–EFA
José Ignacio Salafranca Sánchez-Neyra Partido Popular EPP–ED
Antolín Sánchez Presedo Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Salvador Sedò i Alabart Partido Popular EPP–ED
Francisco Sosa Wagner Unión Progreso y Democracia Non-Inscrits
Ramon Tremosa i Balcells Convergència Democràtica de Catalunya ALDE
Alejo Vidal-Quadras Roca Partido Popular EPP–ED
Luis Yañez-Barnuevo García Partido Socialista Obrero Español PES
Pablo Zalba Bidegain Partido Popular EPP–ED

1987

The first European election in Spain was a by-election held after it joined the European Communities in 1987. The rest of the EC had voted in 1984.

1989

The 1989 European election was the third election to the European Parliament and the first time Spain voted with the rest of the Community.

1994

The 1994 European election was the fourth election to the European Parliament and the third European election in Spain.

1999

The 1999 European election was the fifth election to the European Parliament.

2004

The 2004 European election was the sixth election to the European Parliament.
 Summary of the results of Spain's 13 June 2004 election to the European Parliament
• •
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE) Josep Borrell 6,741,112 43.46 8.13
25 / 54
1
People's Party (PP) Jaime Mayor Oreja 6,393,192 41.21 1.47
24 / 54
3
Galeusca - Peoples of Europe (GALEUSCA) Ignasi Guardans 798,816 5.15 new
2 / 54
2
United Left (IU-ICV-EUIA) Willy Meyer 643,136 4.15 1.06
2 / 54
2
Europe of the Peoples (EDP) Bernat Joan 380,709 2.45 new
1 / 54
1
European Coalition (CE) Alejandro Rojas-Marcos 197,231 1.27
0 / 54
Others 263,072 1.70
0 / 54
0
Valid votes 15,512,282 99.02
Blank and invalid votes 154,209 0.98
Totals 15,666,491 100.00
54 / 54
10
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 34,706,044 45.14
Source:

2009

 Summary of the results of Spain's 7 June 2009 election to the European Parliament
• •
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
People's Party (PP) 6,670,377 42.12 0.91
23 / 50
1
Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE) 6,141,784 38.78 4.68
21 / 50
4
Coalition for Europe (CEU) 808,246 5.10 0.05
2 / 50
0
United Left (IU) 588,248 3.71 0.44
2 / 50
0
Union, Progress and Democracy (UPyD) 451,866 2.85 new
1 / 50
1
Europe of the Peoples–Greens (EdP–V) 394,938 2.49 0.04
1 / 50
0
Internationalist Initiative (II) Alfonso Sastre 178,121 1.12
0 / 50
0
Others 381,716 2.42
0 / 50
0
Valid votes 15,615,296 97.99
Blank and invalid votes 319,851 2.01
Totals 15,935,147 100.00
50 / 50
4
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 35,492,567 44.90 0.24
Source: Ministry of the Interior

References

External links

  • European Election News by European Election Law Association (Eurela)
  • List of MEPs europarl.europa.eu
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