Monday, December 19, 2005

Welsh EU budget victory

Wales appears to be the only nation within the Union to have benefited from Tony Blair's capitulation on the UK's rebate. Would it have been simpler if England simply gave Wales another £1bn each year and cut out the EU middle-man?

1 comment:

wonkotsane said...

That wouldn't do - what about the poor French farmers? You can't expect their own taxpayers to support them.