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Hungary (European Parliament constituency)

 

Hungary (European Parliament constituency)

In European elections, Hungary is a constituency of the European Parliament, currently represented by twenty-four MEPs. It covers the member state of Hungary.

Current MEPs

As of October 2007
Name National Party EP group
Etelka Barsi-Pataky Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
Zsolt Becsey Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
Antonio De Blasio Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
Alexandra Dobolyi Magyar Szocialista Párt PES
Szabolcs Fazakas Magyar Szocialista Párt PES
Kinga Gál Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
Béla Glattfelder Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
Zita Gurmai Magyar Szocialista Párt PES
András Gyürk Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
Gábor Harangozó Magyar Szocialista Párt PES
Gyula Hegyi Magyar Szocialista Párt PES
Edit Herczog Magyar Szocialista Párt PES
Lívia Járóka Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
Magda Kósáné Kovács Magyar Szocialista Párt PES
Katalin Lévai Magyar Szocialista Párt PES
Viktória Mohácsi SZDSZ ALDE
Péter Olajos Magyar Demokrata Fórum EPP–ED
Csaba Őry Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
Pál Schmitt Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
György Schöpflin Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
László Surján Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
József Szájer Fidesz – Magyar Polgári Szövetség EPP–ED
István Szent-Iványi SZDSZ ALDE
Csaba Sándor Tabajdi Magyar Szocialista Párt PES

2004

The 2004 European election was the sixth election to the European Parliament. However, as Hungary had only joined the European Union earlier that month, it was the first election European election held in that state. The election took place on June 13.

 Summary of the results of Hungary's 13 June 2004 election to the European Parliament
Party European party Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Fidesz – Hungarian Civic Union (Fidesz) EPP 1,457,750 47.4
12 / 24
Hungarian Socialist Party (MSZP) PES 1,054,921 34.3
9 / 24
Alliance of Free Democrats (SZDSZ) ELDR 237,908 7.74
2 / 24
Hungarian Democratic Forum (MDF) EPP 164,025 5.33
1 / 24
Hungarian Justice and Life Party (MIÉP) none 72,203 2.35
0 / 24
Workers' Party PEL 56,221 1.83
0 / 24
Hungarian National Alliance (MNSZ) none 20,226 0.66
0 / 24
Social Democratic Party (SZDP) none 12,196 0.4
0 / 24
Valid votes 3,075,450 99.28
Blank and invalid votes 20,729 0.67
Totals 3,096,179 99.95
Missing votes 1,478 0.05
Totals 3,097,657 100.00
24 / 24
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 8,046,247 38.50
Source: Valasztas.hu (in English)

2009

The 2009 European election was the seventh election to the European Parliament. The number of seats was reduced to twenty–two.

 Summary of the results of Hungary's 7 June 2009 election to the European Parliament
• •
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Fidesz – Hungarian Civic Union (Fidesz–KDNP) EPP Pál Schmitt 1,632,309 56.36 8.96
14 / 22
2
Hungarian Socialist Party (MSZP) PES Kinga Göncz 503,140 17.37 16.93
4 / 22
5
Movement for a Better Hungary (Jobbik) none Krisztina Morvai 427,773 14.77 new
3 / 22
3
Hungarian Democratic Forum (MDF) EPP Lajos Bokros 153,660 5.31 0.02
1 / 22
0
Politics Can Be Different (LMP) + Humanist Party (HP) none Tímea Szabó 75,522 2.61 new
0 / 22
0
Alliance of Free Democrats (SZDSZ) ELDR István Szent-Iványi 62,527 2.16 5.58
0 / 22
2
Hungarian Communist Workers' Party (MKMP) none Gyula Thürmer 27,817 0.96 0.87
0 / 22
0
Romani Alliance Party (MCF) none Zsolt Kis 13,431 0.46 new
0 / 22
0
Valid votes 2,896,179 99.12
Blank and invalid votes 24,769 0.85
Totals 2,920,948 99.97
Missing votes 831 0.03
Totals 2,921,779 100.00
22 / 22
2
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 8,046,086 36.31 2.19
Source: Valasztas.hu

2014

References

External links

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