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Old 03-08-2016, 10:46 AM
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Originally Posted by fang View Post
This illustrates the limits of the EU's powers. Primary responsibility for social justice and well being of EU member populations still rests with their own governments. Even the EU grants that the Welsh Valleys and many Coastal Towns have secured are dependant on local and Central Government supporting the application.
Indeed, EU constitutionally operates under the principle of subsidiarity - decisions should be taken as closely as possible to the citizens. This has never sat well with the UK which is heavily centralised at Westminster.
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