When the commissioners-designate come to the Parliament for their hearings.
When the MEPs are ready to start a commissioner-designate’s
When you leave your bag of snacks within your MEP’s reach.
When you have a call on European fundings.
When you do a Friday morning debrief with your colleagues.
When you’re told by your coordinator that you are not allowed to bash a commissioner-designate you don’t like during his/her hearing.
When your colleague ask you where your MEP is.
When in a committee meeting one MEP takes the floor to say that all the previous speakers were morons.
When you tell your MEP that you need to make a review of the meeting requests with him/her.
When you know that you will have to be extremely convincing to have the other MEPs back your position.