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ECR Refuses To Support 'Highly Prejudiced' NSA Report

The European Parliament's self-appointed inquiry into the Edward Snowden allegations against the NSA today voted on a draft report of its findings. I voted against the so-called 'Moraes' report, named after the S&D colleague responsible for drafting it, because the Committee failed to carry out a serious and balanced investigation. Amongst other things, the report calls for EU interference into national security matters, despite the EU Treaties clearly stating they are a sovereighn national issue.

Let's Give Bad EU Law The Red Card

My Conservative colleagues and I have today stood up for a red-card system to let national parliaments block burdensome and interfering European legislation.

Timothy Joins ONE Campaign For Transparency

I met representatives of the ONE Campaign today as they handed me a petition board for their STASH-THE-CASH.com website. The idea is to highlight the ease with which criminals and terorists can disguise illegitimate money within the EU's legal economy.