Wednesday, 19 May 2010

MEP expenses up £350 a WEEK: George Osborne brands soaring EU budget 'unacceptable'

Daily Mail- Chancellor George Osborne last night branded plans for a 6 per cent increase in the EU's budget as 'unacceptable' - as MEPs voted themselves an extra £1,300 a month in expenses.
Mr Osborne used his first official visit to Brussels to lay down a marker about the European Commission's extraordinary bid for the rise that would cost Britain an extra £600million a year. more


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