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Prelate welcomes higher voter turnout in European elections

June 06, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Archbishop Jean-Claude Hollerich of Luxembourg, the president of the Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the European Union, said that “people saw the importance of European politics and took their responsibility in going to vote.” The Commission expressed “deep appreciation for the increased participation of EU citizens in the election of the European Parliament,” with “a turnout of 50.97%, the highest in 20 years.”

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