Hans-Peter Martin, a journalist turned MEP, who filmed his colleagues claiming “attendance allowances” at 7am, before rushing off to the airport for their long weekend.
A Member of the European Parliament (MEP) in Brussels earns approx. 14,700 euros per month according to this RTL Report (in German with English subtitles).
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