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Independence – An unexpected bonus?

“The EU is founded on the Treaties which apply only to the Member States who have agreed and ratified them. If part of the territory of a Member State would cease to be part of that state because it were to become a new independent state, the Treaties would no longer apply to that territory.

“In other words, a new independent state would, by the fact of its independence, become a third country with respect to the EU and the Treaties would no longer apply on its territory.”

Jose Manuel Barroso yesterday

So there we are, straight from the horse’s mouth, if you vote for independence, you are no longer in the EU.

So if I vote yes, I can get rid of not only David Cameron and co, but the whole Euro disaster?

Haud me back!

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2 Responses

  1. Race you to the polling booth!

    I have never understood what attraction the EU has for our professional politicians that we ordinary folk can’t see.

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