The face of the new EU
Capone Barroso: We will all be of one mind and agenda
The need to oppose the EU couldn’t be any more necessary than now. The Czechs and/or the incoming concervatives in the UK need to stop the Lisbon Treaty (read = EU consititution) dead in its tracks. The EU is slime incorporated, and needs to be dealt a death blow. KGS
EUOBSERVER / BRUSSELS – European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso says a future permanent president of the European Council must be able to stand up to member states that seek to pursue their own interests.
Speaking at a brainstorming session of European heavyweights on Friday (9 October), Mr Barroso also indicated that any holder of the new post – set to be created under the Lisbon Treaty – needs to have the necessary skills to create unity within the body that represents EU leaders.
“The job of the president is to deliver the results of a European Council,” he said. “Someone who will fight to reach agreement in the European Council.”
Jose Manuel Barroso has not changed one bit: