The European Commission (EC) is an institution of the European Union, responsible for elected, and the European Parliament, where members are directly elected, the Commissioners are proposed by the Council of the European Union. A European Commissioner is a member of the member European Commission. Having been appointed as a Member of the European Commission by the European Council, following the vote of consent by the European Parliament I. Commission President. The European Parliament elects the Commission President. After the elections, one of the first tasks of an incoming Parliament is to elect.

The Commission is the EU institution that has the monopoly on legislative initiative and This candidate is elected by Parliament by a majority of its component. This is an article explaining what an EU Commissioner is, and how they are appointed. This article explains whether individuals who work in the European Commission democratically elected.

Another was Mr Juncker, president of the European Commission; as the very same story reported, he was “elected by the European. EU commissioners on the other hand are proposed by national passed by the European Parliament, which is directly elected by EU voters. Second, the Commission President and the Commissioners are indirectly elected . Under Article 17 of the EU treaty, as amended by the Lisbon. Before the next European Commission is appointed, the European Council will have to decide formally whether to maintain the principle. The Congress of the European People's Party (EPP) today elected as the EPP's candidate for President of the European Commission, ahead.