The European Parliament is the directly elected parliamentary institution of the European Union . Together with the Council of the European Union and the European Commission, it exercises the legislative function of the EU and it has been described as one of the most powerful legislatures in the world. The Parliament is composed of 751 members, who represent the second largest democratic electorate in the world and the largest trans-national democratic electorate in the world . Wikipedia*
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The European Parliament has 126 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1989, European Parliament Session. The year with the most videos was 1990 with 21 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 520 views per program. Most appearances with Martin Schulz (14), Guy Verhofstadt (11), Jose Manuel Durao Barroso (11). Most common tags: European Union, Western Europe, Syria.