But she thinks neither will get what they want, hence there being a strong case for joining the EEA and EFTA.
Posts Tagged: EEA
WATCH: David Miliband – “Those of us who lost shouldn’t accept that the case for minimising the damage is lost”
The former Foreign Secretary and Labour leadership contender makes his pitch for the EEA.
Not being able to blame Brussels for our problems nor look to the EU for solutions will be immensely reinvigorating.
“Our economy is very different from Norway”, she explains as she demurs from Lord Kinnock’s proposals.
Labour’s whip on the Lords’ EEA amendment has yet to be decided.
The consequences of Customs Union indecision. How Britain could end up with EEA-lite – formally or informally.
The longer the delay in making a decision, the longer it will take for an alternative to be ready.
She says “it’s what it delivers that matters”, and talks of need to counter “the factual nonsenses that are being put out there”.
Our survey. Party members overwhelmingly oppose the Norway option. The majority against a Swiss model is less emphatic.
Whatever you think of the latter idea, it can’t fairly be said that, in the minds of a significant tranche of Party members, the door to it is firmly closed.
J Meirion Thomas: If we are to stop losing our best doctors, we must keep training and retraining them
Some specialist hospitals have made stellar consultant appointments from abroad. However, many doctors relocating here are economic migrants.
To shut off consideration of realistic and achievable ways of supporting the Government’s Brexit objectives would be irresponsible.
We don’t need a European solution; we need a global solution. We must think independent Anglosphere, not dependent Eurosphere.
This approach fully honours the referendum result. The UK would leave the EU in a manner that minimises disruption.
Even Whitehall’s fiercest advocates of the need to stay as close as possible to the EU recognise that there are risks in being a rule-taker not a rule-maker.
The crucial point is that consumers will be fully informed of how much something will cost before they get to the very end of the checkout process.
DExEU must continue after March next year to prevent the EU from using constructive ambiguity to implement regulatory absorption.