Skip to comments.Barroso: EU Treaty 'needs to be renewed'
Posted on 09/03/2012 9:13:39 AM PDT by Olog-hai
European Commission chief Jose Manuel Barroso has said EU institutions need more power over member states to fight the crisis.
Speaking on Saturday (1 September) in The Hague at a meeting of constitutional court judges organized by Yale University, he called for a "European renewal" and for a further "leap" of integration.
"We are experiencing a situation in which we need greater unity and coherence between our policies, as well as greater legislative harmonization ... We need greater institutional integration. We need to consolidate a transnational order that through shared sovereignty guarantees the protection of our citizens," he said.
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Funny how the solution to ANY problem is to give bureaucrats more power.
More unelected bureaucracy from the top, less national and individual freedom.
“It doesn’t work, so let’s be true idealist idiots and try more of it.”
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