Posts Tagged “eu”

Ed Davey on Lisbon treaty: "I've read all the key parts"

by Stephen Tall on April 3, 2009

Caroline Flint, Labour’s minister of state for Europe, sparked some minor controversy earlier this week, after she admitted she had not read parts of the Lisbon treaty: “I have read some of it but not all of it,” she confessed. (…)

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Clegg condemns Brown’s ‘British jobs for British workers’ dog-whistle

by Stephen Tall on February 2, 2009

As wildcat strikers adopt Gordon Brown’s dog-whistle slogan of ‘British jobs for British workers’, the Lib Dem leadership has made clear that it sees no point in getting in to “a blame game” with other European workers. Vince Cable, the (…)

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How would you make the positive case for Europe?

by Stephen Tall on January 12, 2009

The countdown to elections to the European Parliament – to be held in tandem with local government elections on 10th June – is now on. Last week, here on LDV, the Lib Dems’ vice-chair of our Euro election campaign, Willie (…)

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