PVV launches English-language website against excessive EU salaries
Thursday, 09 August 2012 15:26
Following the success of its Dutch language website opposing the high salaries of European Union officials and civil servants, the Dutch Party for Freedom (PVV) has launched the English language website http://www.stopeuprofiteers.com/
Visitors can click a button to express their opposition to the high wages and perks of the
A European Commissioner earns a whopping €27.318 (£21,500) per month. A resigned European Commissioner earns a retirement allowance of €8,200 (£6.454) per month during three years. Without ever having had to pay one single pension premium, a retired European Commissioner gets a pension of €4,717 (£3.713) per month. Newly-appointed young EU civil servants receive €4,676 (£3,680) net per month. A Member of the European Parliament gets a total of €13,500 (£10,626) per month.
The results of the website will be presented to