If in the future, the UK has neither its own trade policy nor any say over the EU’s, we will have literally zero leverage on anything to do with trade.
Selmayr and Weyand have got much of their way so far. And there’s every chance they will continue to dominate the process.
Some will ask “Trump versus China: where does the UK stand?” The answer will be: “Ask Brussels – as the UK isn’t allowed to have a trade policy of its own”.
This is why I fully supported the Government’s decision to halt direct funding worth £4 million to the Zambian government over allegations of corruption.
He has the ideas to take the Capital forward. One great example is his plan to put one thousand extra police officers on the streets by cutting waste in City Hall.
We British often like a good compromise. This would be the wrong one.
You can help to warn voters before it’s too late.
Ed Balls is a man trapped by his past. And Ed Miliband is too weak to stand up to him.