“There is nothing to win in this process. In essence this is about damage control.”
Posts Tagged: Donald Tusk
“I am writing to give effect to the democratic decision of the people of the United Kingdom.” The full text of May’s letter moving Article 50.
“The Government of the United Kingdom wants to agree a deep and special partnership between the UK and the EU.”
Will the UK get a deal? Much depends on whether other European governments or the EU Commission take charge on the other side of the table.
Daniel Hannan: We will get a good deal – because rational self-interest will overcome the Eurocrats’ fury
While Tusk and Barnier fume, the member states sound rather more emollient.
Andrew Gimson’s Conference Diary: Quite right, Prime Minister – we don’t need to punch above our weight
I am thinking of founding a party which will stand up for the privileged few.
Lord Ashcroft: My final referendum focus groups. “I can’t make my mind up. It’s a lot of responsibility, and I really want to get it right.”
Voices from Bromley and St Austell, as the campaign nears its end.
Merkel’s proposed deal with Turkey reminds us that staying in the EU means yet more costs and more risks
The agreement would cost British taxpayers a fortune and establish free movement of people between Calais and Turkey’s porous border with Syria.
Twice the Government’s attempts to circumvent scrutiny by means of the European Scrutiny Committee have fallen – primarily because it feared defeat.
It has the capacity to ensure that the UK gets the best of both worlds.
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Also: Britain Stranger in Europe. Leagues of Empire Loyalists in Kettering. Elliott and Coates in bars and bogs. Plus: Donald Tusk or is it Trump?
It is now clear that the renegotiation process has proved that the Union is incapable of reform.
Iain Dale: Europe. Cameron is ready to wave a piece of white paper declaring “An agreement for our time”
Plus: Osborne squeezes the rich till their pips squeak. Prime Minister Corbyn, and other fantasises. Stephen McPartland has balls of steel. And: No breast jokes here.
Russian President has trapped himself in a self-destructive spiral of nationalist rhetoric, economic self-harm and military aggression.
By Joseph Willits Follow Joseph on Twitter Poland's centre right party, Civic Platform, led by current prime minister Donald Tusk, have… Read more »