- Oct 25, 2006
As I posted, none of the wider population since it was parliament's job to make such decisions.Who should get the vote in your opinion then Flecc?
Toilet salesman and above?
We don't govern by referenda in a parliamentary democracy. Such an immensely complex matter as leaving EU membership should have been subject to a viability study first and the conclusions examined by the House before any final decision on leaving and issuing article 50.
I've long said that leaving with anything like a satisfactory outcome for either us or the EU is impossible after nearly half a century of integration. I posted as such almost two years ago and then again almost a year ago, explaining why the negotiations were going so badly
Here's the link to that post
We are in agreement that we were never going to be able to leave properly, but differ on the reasons for that.