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Test your Euro credentials?

What is QMV? and other questions. (Hint: QMV is very important for representative outcomes in EU negotiation).

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Lisbon treaty opens Council

From the Federal Union paper Lisbon treaty will make EU more democratic Lastly, the Council will meet in public whenever it is considering legislation (LT para 17, TEU article 9C(8)). At present, much of the debate and many of the … Continue reading

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Who are the "Federal Union"?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Federal Union is a Pro-European British group launched in November 1938, to advocate a Federal Union of Europe as a post-war aim. It continues to exist today, arguing for federalism for the all of Europe … Continue reading

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What is Europe?

Online Opinion covers a perspective on the Lisbon treaty and how it aims to consolidate EU foreign policy, and the massive EU embassies scheme: The EU is expected to open its own embassies under an ambitious plan for a European … Continue reading

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