BLOOMBERG: May Shows Weak Hand in Run-Up to Brexit With Tax Hike Retraction

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Release date: 15/3/2017

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“It’s going to get very hard," said Rob Ford, professor of politics at Manchester University. "If you can’t push through a minor change in National Insurance that annoys white van man, then how are you going to push through a massive treaty reorganization? We’re going to butt up against 27 governments that don’t do what we want them to do."

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TitleMay Shows Weak Hand in Run-Up to Brexit With Tax Hike Retraction
Media name/outletBloomberg
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/03/17
Description“It’s going to get very hard," said Rob Ford, professor of politics at Manchester University. "If you can’t push through a minor change in National Insurance that annoys white van man, then how are you going to push through a massive treaty reorganization? We’re going to butt up against 27 governments that don’t do what we want them to do."
URLhttps://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2017-03-15/may-shows-weak-hand-in-run-up-to-brexit-with-tax-hike-retraction
PersonsRobert Ford