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  Prior to the 2014 elections the EU’s leading federalist and constitution specialist, Andrew Duff, oversaw the writing and drafting of the Fundamental Law Treaty to amend the Lisbon Treaty. The aim is for the EU to form a federal government to help it function more efficiently and eliminate many of the problems the EU… » read more

Posted by Erika Grey

  The nomination of Olli Rehn by Liberals for the EU Commission presidency stuck me with surprise. Yes, Mr. Rehn possesses stellar experience because of his key role as a Vice President in the Commission and Commissioner of Economic and Monetary Affairs and the euro, having previously been a Commissioner overseeing the EU’s enlargement among… » read more

Posted by Erika Grey

    A Fundamental Law of the European Union states that it takes a leap moving forward toward Federal Union, when in actuality only takes steps. The text is inconsistent. In several major areas it reverts back to the nation state having preeminence. From the perspective of one who lives in a federal union, and… » read more

Posted by Erika Grey