Britain should never have joined the EU, Nigel Farage is going to be gathering support with the latest developments.
Europe’s interference is enough to want to leave, the only problem is they might well want to come here.
The European Commission is taking Britain to court over accusations it is denying EU immigrants their right to claim unemployment and family welfare benefits.
Brussels has objected to Britain’s application of an extra and “discriminatory” residency test that has stopped eligible migrants from EU countries getting benefits to which they are entitled under European free movement legislation.
Commission officials told the Telegraph that repeated meetings with the Government, including “informal contacts, had failed to bridge the impasse leading to the court challenge to British law.
“The commission believes that the UK’s so-called ‘right to reside’ test fails the EU legal ‘habitual residence’ requirement. As a result of this discriminatory test EU citizens cannot receive social security benefits, such as child benefit, to which they are entitled under European law,” said an official. Read more »