Ahead of the 2014 European elections, the Socialist Party named Assis at the top of their list. Following elections, he became a member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Subcommittee on Human Rights. He was also the chairman of the parliament's delegation for relations with Mercosur. Assis has been a political commentator for television programmes on TV stations SIC NotÃcias and TVI 24 and a columnist for the newspaper PÃºblico.
Category:1965 births Category:People from Amarante, Portugal Category:Living people Category:Mayors of places in Portugal Category:Members of the Assembly of the Republic (Portugal) Category:Socialist Party (Portugal) MEPs Category:MEPs for Portugal 2004â€“2009 Category:MEPs for Portugal 2014â€“2019 Category:University of Porto alumni