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Watching the results come on election night

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Congratulations to Anneleen Van Bossuyt on election as IMCO Chair

June 21, 2017 ECR MEP ANNELEEN VAN BOSSUYT ELECTED AS CHAIRMAN OF THE COMMITTEE ON INTERNAL MARKET AND CONSUMER PROTECTION ECR Member of the European Parliament Anneleen Van Bossuyt has been elected chairman of the influential Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee (IMCO). Van Bossuyt sai...
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Good luck to Conservative MEPs running tomorrow - Ian Duncan, Andrew Lewer MBE MEP and Vicky Ford, we'll be watching the results come in in BCUAB HQ

“We will legislate for votes for life for British overseas electors.”
Conservative Party manifesto, Forward Together, May 2017, p42
https://www.conservatives.com/manifesto

Leader of the Conservatives in the European Parliament Ashley Fox MEP seeks a clear victory in the general election to "provide the Government with a strong mandate to secure the best deal for Britain"

LIVE: The House of Lords debate the government's bill on triggering Article 50

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Reuters UK was live.
February 20

LIVE: The House of Lords start debating the government's bill on triggering Article 50 - the mechanism which kickstarts official talks on Britain leaving the European Union. Read more: http://reut.rs/2le6xJd

Mike Pence reaffirms support for European countries, saying:

"We are separated by an ocean, but we are joined by a common heritage, and by a common commitment to freedom, democracy and to the rule of law, and we are confident that bond will endure and grow in the years ahead.”

‘Whatever our differences, our two continents share the same heritage, the same values,’ US vice president said in Brussels.
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There has been some suggestion that the UK will need to pay €60 billion when it leaves as its shares of the EU's liabilities. The Centre for European Reform has published a leaflet which considers this aspect of Brexit

http://www.cer.org.uk/…/fi…/pb_barker_brexit_bill_3feb17.pdf

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Members may be interested to read Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation letter

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It was promised in the 2010 manifesto, and it was shamefully delayed until after the EU referendum, but the government has now announced that it will restore the right to vote to UK citizens resident abroad for more than 15 years

https://www.gov.uk/…/government-delivers-on-pledge-to-give-…

The government today published detailed plans on how it will deliver its commitment to allow all expats to vote in parliamentary elections.
www.gov.uk
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Ashley Fox MEP

Thank you for the warm and positive comments about my speech to CPC16. I have just managed to secure a video of the speech and you can view it here.

Syed Kamall MEP

"We want to see a good deal for Britain and a good deal that works for everyone."

My address to the Conservative Party Conference 2016