‘Through the powers and status of the European Parliament, the EU has acquired increased democratic legitimacy.
Therefore, criticism that the Union suffers from a democratic deficit are erroneous.’
Critically discuss the above statement with regards to the democratic nature of the European Parliament, its role, function and powers.
Your discussion should contain, wherever appropriate, references to relevant primary EU legislative provisions and pertinent academic commentaries.
Please include the introduction, conclusion and bibliography. Write the assignment at list according to 2:1 level,