Barnier Rules Out Running for EC President

Michel Barnier has decided to not stand in the European People’s Party (EPP) primary election to be their candidate for Commission president. The EPP is the largest group in the European Parliament and whoever they nominate is all but guaranteed to become the next Commission president. In ruling himself out for 2019, Barnier is potentially bolstering his credibility for 2024, if he succeeds in getting a Brexit deal…

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“I don’t want a No Deal Brexit but I say to our EU friends if they don’t want No Deal they have got to get rid of the backstop from treaty. If Donald Tusk doesn’t want to go down in history as Mr No Deal Brexit then I hope this point will be borne in mind by him too.”


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