Seema Malhotra and the MEP & ConHome columnist exchange question and answer on the Customs Union.
Posts Tagged: Daniel Hannan MEP
WATCH: Ici Londres – Staying in the Customs Union would be “the worst of all worlds”, argues Daniel Hannan
“Why is anyone arguing for this bizarre outcome?” If some are proposing it as a way to transition back into the EU, they should be honest enough to say so.
WATCH: Ici Londres – The idea that living standards have stagnated in the last 20 years is a myth, argues Daniel Hannan
If you were to spend a week living in 1997 you’d swiftly be cured of this misconception.
“We’ve always told ourselves we don’t do extreme politics in our country…until now.”
According to the latest World Bank report, doing so would risk just 0.25 per cent of British GDP.
Fewer women. The same ethnic minority share. More people educated at state schools. The Tory intake of 2017.
On the usual form of general elections, it shouldn’t be there at all – and is more shaped by the Party’s leadership than any of its predecessors.
“You can’t vandalise your way to growth.”
Supporters of a new pro-free trade think-tank will be told that Tories are all behind them in principle. But…
Activists were asked to trust in a targeting analysis that proved to be based on flawed data and assumptions that were overturned by the manifesto.
Many more may gain, but there are those who are understandably aggrieved nonetheless.
Politicians who support fiscal discipline are not protecting their own interests – they’re guarding the interests of others.
Guido Fawkes, Tom Newton-Dunn and the Evening Standard diary banded together to suggest that I was about to do a far, far better thing than I have ever done…
WATCH: Ici Londres – The taboo against violence in our politics is growing weaker, warns Daniel Hannan
The difference between “punch a Nazi” and “shoot a Republican congressman” is only one of degree.
WATCH: Hannan says the EU interferes too much in everyday life. Another MEP then says he should be censured.
“I’m afraid that I don’t have the authority to sanction Mr Hannan, but if you send in your comment in writing we’ll take note of it of course.”
“Austerity is not a choice. Austerity is what happens when you have a deficit. And we still have one of £50 billion.”