The exact reason (the statist mentality) why all member states need to leave it.
‘An EU federalist of the worst kind’ MEP slams Martin Schulz over UK’s Brexit treatment
Bill Etheridge hit out at Martin Schulz over his treatment of Britain post-Brexit
He is supposed to be an even-handed chairman – he is nothing of the sort
THE President of the European Parliament has come under fire over his recent treatment of Britain after the public voted to leave the European Union.
During a conference discussing the future of the Union earlier in October, the German mocked Britain’s alleged lack of a plan for Brexit.
He said: “Looking to the facts, I think the government in fact was not prepared for the result. Is there a plan b?
“The fact is the government expected a different outcome, a different result.
“That shows you should never play with fire.”
Mr Schulz also claimed the only reason David Cameron held the referendum was to keep the Conservative party unit amid bitter backbench fighting.
Last week he reprimanded Nigel Farage after he described Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband as “quislings” over their attempts to keep Britain in the single market.
Ukip MEP and former leadership candidate Bill Etheridge has hit back at the German’s repeated attempts to disrupt the UK’s exit from the bloc.