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David Cameron draws up
immigration laws to foil Ukip

Telegraph (UK), by Tim Ross, and Peter Dominiczak

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Posted By:blackeagle, 5/24/2014 6:52:14 PM

David Cameron is drawing up new immigration laws in response to rising anger over the number of EU migrants moving to Britain, The Telegraph can disclose. The first details are expected in a Bill to be announced in the Queen’s Speech next week, a senior government source said. Even stronger measures to block Europeans from poor countries coming to Britain for work are likely to be included in the Conservative manifesto for the general election next year. The plans represent a concerted attempt to combat the rising popularity of the UK Independence Party which threatens to derail the Tories’ hopes of winning an

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UKIP, like our Tea Party, may not win many elections, but they clearly have the ability to change the policies of the parties they seek to replace. Trouble is that for Dave´s immigration laws to ever work, they need to negotiate at least a partial withdrawal from the EU. And Dave seems dead set against an EU referendum.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: eoddad, 5/24/2014 7:04:51 PM     (No. 9860753)

Sounds like the Teaparty moving the Republicans to the right.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dman, 5/24/2014 7:29:46 PM     (No. 9860767)

Difference is, #1, that the threat must be posed directly at the ballot box to trigger real policy reform on the part of the entrenched parties. Otherwise, the reform movement is patronized and patted on the head before the election, and ignored afterwards. Little lasting "movement" takes place.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 5/25/2014 12:59:34 AM     (No. 9860963)

Just like here, the ruling elite is going to show those pesky citizens that they will not tolerate opposition to their intellectually superior ideas.

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