Sorry but I am voting ‘out’

Amber Rudd says she will vote to stay in a reformed EU.

I might go along with this but it is clear that the EU will not allow ‘reform’ in any meaningful, binding way.

One tiny matter epitomises and exemplifies all that is crazy and wrong about the EU (apart from its failure to have its accounts signed off, its determination to make us go metric, its sclerotic law-making, its damage to our fishing fleet, etc etc). It is that it shifts great quantities of documents and files between Brussels and Strasbourg for a month each year. This is a silly matter which should have been resolved years ago.

If nothing can be done to sort this out, what hope is there of real, sensible reform on anything important?

Sorry, Amber, I am OUT.

Michael Plumbe

The Bourne


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