Life and education
According to the medium maturity 1964, Elisabeth Jeggle 1964-1967 training as a housekeeper. From 1968 she worked as a farmer on the farm of her husband. In 1978 she took the examination for the master of urban housekeeping and 1979 champion of the rural home.
Jeggle is a member of the CDU and there active in various offices within. Among other things, it is since 1993 Deputy District Chairman of the CDU Württemberg -Hohenzollern, Deputy Chairman of the CDU since 1994 county Biberach, since 1994 a member of the CDU Federal Committee on agricultural policy and since 1995 a member of the CDU Land Executive Committee of Baden-Württemberg.
Community structure she has been engaged since 1999 as a member of the district council Biberach.
In the European Parliament is Jeggle board member of the EPP- ED Group and Deputy Chairman of the CDU / CSU parliamentary group in the European Parliament.
Tasks and responsibilities:
- Member of the Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development
- Substitute for the Committee on Transport and Tourism
- Substitute for the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
- Member of the Delegation to the Parliamentary Cooperation Committees EU -Kazakhstan, EU -Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia
In the period 2009 to 2014 Jeggle is Vice-Chair of the Delegation for relations with Canada. She is a member un Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development and the Subcommittee on Human Rights. As a deputy she is in the Committee on Foreign Affairs. in the delegation to the Committees EU-Kazakhstan, EU -Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia. She is also in the delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand.
Jeggle is a member of the European Union Parliamentarians European Parliament.
Jeggle since 2001, Chairman of the Foundation Board of Trustees Catholic free school of the Diocese of Rottenburg -Stuttgart and chairman of the rural women in the district of Biberach, as well as in many other clubs. Jeggle is a member of the European Union Parliamentarians European Parliament.