Jean-Claude Juncker unveiled his portfolio assignments today and announced a restructuring of the commission into teams. European Voice has been collecting the reactions.
Nominees for the European Commission 2014-19 and their assigned portfolios.
Judging by early reactions there are some commissioner nominees who may face strong resistance in the Parliament.
Centre-left MEPs may go easy on centre-right Spanish and Hungarian nominees and focus attention on Slovenia’s liberal nominee.
While the division of some of the posts came as a surprise, the reaction from media in the member states has been largely positive.