Richard North, 12/09/2012 278
I am still reading the speech and absorbing the details. But there can be no doubt now, no doubt at all. We are on our way to a new EU treaty. The “money quote” is as follows:
“Our citizens and the new world order need an active and influential Europe”, he says, and he means to get it. The commission, he promises, will present explicit proposals for the necessary treaty changes ahead of the next EU parliamentary election in 2014, “including elements for reinforced democracy and accountability”.