The Greens in the 1999 European Elections: The Success Story
Green Parties and alternative lists participated in all five direct elections to the European Parliament (EP) (Bomberg 1998: 102–125). In 1979, various ecological and small leftist movements nominated their own candidates, who received encouraging electoral support in the first European direct elections but no seat in the EP: 3.2 percent for the Grünen in West Germany, 2.3 percent for Agalev in Belgium, 1 percent for the Alternative Left in Luxembourg.
KeywordsElectoral Result Voter Turnout European Parliament Electoral Success Green Party
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