If it were up to Mr. d’Hondt, the next European Parliament President would be a Pole

Piotr Maciej Kaczyński*

Acronyms explained:
EPP: European People’s Party, centre-right political grouping, the largest in the European Parliament (EP). Among its leaders are Angela Merkel, Donald Tusk and Victor Orban. 
S&D: Socialists and Democrats, centre-left political grouping, the second largest in the EP. Among its leaders are Francois Hollande and Matteo Renzi.
ECR: European Conservatives & Reformists, a right wing political grouping, the third largest in the EP. Its leaders are David Cameron and Beata Szydło, Poland`s new Prime Minister.
PO: Civic Platform Party
PSL: Polish People`s Party
PiS: Law and Justice Party
European Parliament Committees:
ITRE: Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
AGRI: Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
AFCO: Committee on Constitutional Affairs
JURI: Legal Affairs Committee
REGI: Committee on Regional Development
DROI: Sub- Committee on Human Rights
EPP Coordinator: leader of the EPP group in a given Committee
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