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U.K. prime minister David Cameron's Conservative Party pushes again for EU referendum bill

U.K. prime minister David Cameron's Conservative Party pushes again for EU referendum bill | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
A lawmaker from Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservative Party said he would try again to introduce legislation that would ensure a national referendum on the U.K.'s membership of the European Union was held by the end of 2017.
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It's making headlines in the states. I think they secretly would love to have an independent UK. Depending in the outcome of the Scottish referendum

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Proposed referendum on United Kingdom membership of the European Union - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Proposed referendum on United Kingdom membership of the European Union

In January 2013, British Prime Minister David Cameron promised a referendum on British membership of the European Union if the Conservative Party win a majority at the next general election. Since the announcement in January 2013 of a proposed referendum on continued membership, more business and political leaders have expressed their opposition to the idea.

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Some 'factual' information on the background and structure of the proposed referendum

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Battle is on again to guarantee EU referendum in law - Express.co.uk

Battle is on again to guarantee EU referendum in law - Express.co.uk | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
“Battle is on again to guarantee EU referendum in law Express.co.uk And he immediately confirmed yesterday that he will seek to ensure an in-out referendum is held, whoever wins next year's general election, by re-introducing the Bill proposed by...”
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The Daily Express enjoy their high impact foresights. It's all about the headlines for them. They have placed themselves on the far right of the argument backing the 'out' campaign.
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Who will be the next leader of Europe? - The Independent

Who will be the next leader of Europe? - The Independent | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
The Independent Who will be the next leader of Europe?
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Europe Gets Negative Interest Rates. What Does That Even Mean?

Europe Gets Negative Interest Rates. What Does That Even Mean? | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
“Normally the bank pays you to keep your money there. When rates turn negative, you pay the bank. (Europe gets negative interest rates. What does that even mean?”
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What happens in European finance will always have a massive impact on sterling.
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Scottish Independence: Obama Says He Wants To See UK Remain 'United' - Huffington Post UK

Scottish Independence: Obama Says He Wants To See UK Remain 'United' - Huffington Post UK | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
Scottish Independence: Obama Says He Wants To See UK Remain 'United' Huffington Post UK Speaking during a press conference with Cameron at the G7 summit Belgium on Thursday, Obama said it was up to the people of Scotland how to vote in September's...
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Scotland will be applying to Europe for membership just as England and Wales are voting for remaining in! Ironic?? Or something needing more analysis before the September vote!
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Learning Polish, the UK's second most spoken language, is a plus - The Guardian

Learning Polish, the UK's second most spoken language, is a plus - The Guardian | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
The Guardian Learning Polish, the UK's second most spoken language, is a plus The Guardian Every Saturday morning thousands of Polish children in various parts of the UK, instead of shopping with their parents or playing sports and computer games,...
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If we are to stay in the EU there must be more in stilling of awareness and culture from a young age. It can only come from the politicians! 

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BBC Documentary The Truth About Immigration in the UK 2014 BBC

2014 - Interviews on immigration to Britain in 2014 Interviews and opinions on the reported new wave of immigration to Britain in 2014. 2014 Interviews on im...
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un biased reporting is vital but is it possible? Didn't seem it in the MEP debate even by the BBC

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EU referendum unlikely, says Labour

EU referendum unlikely, says Labour | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
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Is Miliband able to claim this so early in the build up to the 2015 elections

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Cameron urges 'bold EU leadership'

Cameron urges 'bold EU leadership' | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
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David Cameron is forcing his own hand by reducing the opportunity for a referendums he will lose the trust of the public and ultimately loose control of the party. Leaving a vacuum to be filled by Harriet Harman or Boris Johnson.

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Politics poses biggest risk to euro zone endurance - Reuters

Politics poses biggest risk to euro zone endurance - Reuters | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
Politics poses biggest risk to euro zone endurance Reuters PARIS (Reuters) - With the euro zone bond market back to irrational exuberance and economic growth returning slowly if unevenly, politics rather than economics now poses the biggest threat...
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Has Europe forgotten the lessons of D-Day? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

Has Europe forgotten the lessons of D-Day? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor Has Europe forgotten the lessons of D-Day?
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We could be setting a dangerous precedent if we exit the EU destabilising the Western political stranglehold. Power shifts to the east of Europe would certainly ease financial pressures but could The UK France and Germany allow it!?? Concessions it is!
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A French message to Britain: get out of Europe before you wreck it - The Guardian

A French message to Britain: get out of Europe before you wreck it - The Guardian | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
“A French message to Britain: get out of Europe before you wreck it The Guardian You never shared the true meaning of the project which Winston Churchill, speaking on your behalf, set out in Zurich in 1946 with his incredible words: "We must build a...”
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Europe are going to get sick of Britain. More worryingly the European people are not going to like us leading them to shun British products and thereon reducing out export market!
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Did British media help the UKIP win EU poll? - Aljazeera.com

Did British media help the UKIP win EU poll? - Aljazeera.com | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
Aljazeera.com Did British media help the UKIP win EU poll? Aljazeera.com Over a week after the right-wing UK Independence Party (UKIP) placed first in the country's European parliamentary election, the political tremors have yet to subside.
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A very fair assessment of the recent #elections. If the #BBC had not given #UKIP so much air time!
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UK trade deficit widens more than expected in April - BBC News

UK trade deficit widens more than expected in April - BBC News | UK European Referendum | Scoop.it
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UK trade deficit widens more than expected in April
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The UK's trade deficit with the rest of the world widened by more than expected in April, because of weaker manufacturing exports, official data showed on Friday.
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