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By Get Britain Out, posted on September 23, 2016

John Redwood’s latest blog discusses Juncker’s State of the Union address. Mr Juncker’s State of the Union address this year was downbeat and worried. He said the Union needs a vision. He offered to supply one drawn up by the Commission. It will only be available next spring. The urgency of his words about the… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on September 22, 2016

Article first posted on Breitbart London. Last Wednesday, in his ‘State of the Union’ address, the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker attempted to put forward an upbeat vision of the EU. Largely ignoring the Brexit-sized elephant, Juncker instead chose to stick to his tried and tested approach: “The European project continues. Let’s choose to look forward. Be positive.” Get… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on September 20, 2016

This article was first published on Huffington Post. Grammar schools have been dominating the news agenda recently. Prime Minister Theresa May seems to be attempting to facilitate a genuine meritocratic society in education through selection by ability rather than money. However, we were told during the Referendum campaign our education system would collapse if the… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on September 13, 2016

Article first published on The Commentator. Over recent weeks, people have been asking what the phrase ‘Brexit means Brexit’ actually means. In summary, it means taking back control. The one area where it is crucial to have control is over our borders. Unfortunately, this simply poses another question, how do we control our own borders… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on September 13, 2016

John Redwood’s latest blog discusses the UK’s employment laws following Brexit. The TUC and the warring Labour party both agree that the UK’s minimum standards for employees, often set out in EU law, should not be watered down. I agree. I find it curious that both bodies make this their central campaign as we come… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 31, 2016

This article was first published on Huffington Post. Over two months has passed since the people of the United Kingdom voted to leave the EU. It was billed as the most momentous decision the electorate would take for a generation. But what has happened to date? Absolutely nothing. The scare stories have not materialised and… Read more

John Redwood MP looks on as Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne comments on the Economic Competitiveness Policy Group Report.
By Get Britain Out, posted on August 22, 2016

John Redwood’s latest blog discuses the Single Market. Many of the people who tell me we must stay in the single market are usually unable to define it. Before deciding what our relationship with it should be, it is first important to understand it. I was given several difficult jobs in government that I would… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 20, 2016

Article first posted on The Commentator. With Theresa May, the new Prime Minister away on her hiking holiday in Switzerland, the major story coming out of Whitehall at the moment has been the apparent skirmish between two leading Brexiteers: Dr Liam Fox — who heads the new Department for International Trade — and the Foreign… Read more