No Signs of EU Reform Yet as Brussels Remains Belligerent
As David Cameron continues his tour of European capitals, the EU cannot help but send out terrible signals to the British electorate.
Eurosceptics Need to Wake Up
Our campaign was mentioned in the London Evening Standard today. Isabel Oakeshott reports on the state of the Eurosceptic movement: “If eurosceptics want to make the most of this once-in-a-generation opportunity, however, a “wait and see” strategy is naïve. The referendum they have been demanding for decades could take place within a year. They do… Read more
EU Budget Increases Reek of Hypocrisy
There is not a whiff of restraint in Brussels when it comes to spending. The EU Commissioner for Budget and Human Resources, Kristilina Georgieva, has announced another rise in the EU budget to a staggering €143.5 billion. With Britain’s net contribution to the EU budget being around 13 percent, we will be responsible for roughly… Read more
Cheer Up, Eurosceptics
The latest entry in John Redwood’s Diary urges the Eurosceptics to be more optimistic as we approach an In/Out referendum: For years some Eurosceptics have written to me and others complaining that there is no referendum on staying in the EU. They argued that the Conservatives could not win a General election, and argued that… Read more
Now We Must Vote to Get Out
The Daily Express today reports the EU Referendum Bill will be fast-tracked through Parliament, following yesterday’s Queen’s Speech: In a historic announcement, the Queen’s Speech confirmed that legislation to trigger an in-or-out EU referendum will be introduced into Parliament within days: “And the Prime Minister told MPs the measure could be rushed through after Labour… Read more
Get Britain Out of EU? Fight Them on the Beaches
In the Queen’s Speech on Wednesday, David Cameron announced the In/Out referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU. This is a historic moment. Conservatives will have their chance to demonstrate to Eurosceptics, and the Great British Public, that they serious they are about change in Europe.
Lynton Crosby is Tory Eurosceptics’ Choice to Secure British exit
The Independent on Sunday reported Eurosceptic groups are interested in recruiting the Conservative Party’s senior strategist Lynton Crosby, dubbed the ‘Wizard of Oz’, to help fight the Out campaign:
A Brazen Tax Grab by Brussels
The Daily Express reports plans for an EU-imposed minimum corporation tax: “Officials in Paris and Berlin have drawn up plans for a minimum corporation tax levy across all 28 EU member nations, Brussels sources revealed yesterday. “Critics fear it will undermine the UK economy by imposing soaring costs on business, wrecking job creation. “The plan, labelled… Read more