Monthly Archives: September 2010

Barroso No-Mates tries to buy a few pals

We got the news last week that the parliament’s “Conference of Presidents” (Presidents are two-a-penny in the EU) has taken the extraordinary step of proposing to dock the expenses of any MEP who fails to attend Barroso’s big “State of … Continue reading

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Shock Revelation: Helmer supports Friends of the Earth!

Recently I got a mailing from Friends of the Earth.  And I can honestly say that while I may not agree with every word of their lavish 60-odd page Research Report (probably funded by us as EU tax-payers), I none-the-less … Continue reading

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Wind Farms: Arguing the case

Yesterday I got an e-mail from Melvin Grosvenor, the redoubtable Chairman of BWAG, the Baumber Wind Farm Action Group, with a link to BBC I-Player, to an interview he’d done with Peter Levy on BBC Radio Humberside.  Baumber is of … Continue reading

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EU Tax plans

My colleague Derkjan Eppink in the ECR group has issued a splendid release on plans for EU Taxes, which I felt I had to share with you. Derk Jan Eppink MEP Speaks Out Against EU Tax Plans Brussels, 9 August … Continue reading

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