Don’t Look Now…. The Scaremongering has already started!
Conservative blogger Robert Barnes writes an exclusive article for Get Britain Out: Last week saw David Cameron deliver his long awaited draft “renegotiation”. As expected, he delivered his piece of white paper declaring “Remain in our time”. It was an exercise in PR and a complete sham. Cameron should have delivered this important announcement in the House of… Read more
BBC fails to point out Leave MPs wish farmers to receive all current subsidies on exit, paid by UK governments
John Redwood’s latest blog discusses the BBC’s failure to observe the wish of pro-Brexit MPs to maintain subsidiaries in the event of Brexit. The Radio 4 Farming Today programme this morning spent time debating life after subsidies have been abolished in the context of exit from the EU. Whilst they said the UK could pay… Read more
Best Bet for Boris is Brexit
This blog was first posted on Breitbart London. Monday was confirmation for anyone who might have deluded themselves otherwise – David Cameron and the Conservative leadership are intent on remaining inside the European Union (EU) no matter what. The Prime Minister has raised his standard as the leader of the Remain campaign and can now… Read more
Greece is the sacrificial lamb of the EU once again
This blog was first posted on The Commentator. European officials finally came up with a plan to deal with the migrant crisis. Unfortunately, it appears the plan itself requires the sacrifice of a member state: Greece. Last week, it was suggested that unless the Greek government makes significant improvements to its efforts to control its… Read more
David Cameron’s EU emergency brake is fake
This article was first published on CapX on 1st February 2016, and was written by Daniel Hannan. The idea of an ‘emergency brake’ that can be applied ‘the day after the referendum’ is false. It is, moreover, clearly, palpably, demonstrably false. Let me explain why. For a long time, it was understood that social security… Read more
The EU Needs Britain? TOUGH!
This blog was first posted on Huffington Post. As we approach the European Council summit on February 18th and 19th, the renegotiation rhetoric we are used to hearing from the Prime Minister is intensifying. David Cameron’s latest talks were carried out over the weekend with the President of the European Council Donald Tusk. No 10’s… Read more
We will be a democracy again if we leave the EU
John Redwood’s latest blog discusses the UK Parliament and democracy A fundamental principle of democracy is that one government and Parliament cannot bind another. To ensure the power of the people voters need to be able to dismiss a government that does not please and replace it with one that does. Any law, decision or… Read more
Fair funding for EU Referendum campaign
Conservative blogger Robert Barnes writes an exclusive article for Get Britain Out: With our membership of the European Union to be decided in an In/Out Referendum which could only be a matter of months away, the issue of funding on either side of the campaign might well be a determining factor regarding the final outcome…. Read more