It’s been a bad week for terrorist ID theifs who smoke and, a bad week for a liberal free speaking individuals who own a bubbly bar.
However, it’s good to see that we’re leading the way when it comes to employment and freedom of movement in Europe, a subject that gets my full support…
“In the United Kingdom, new-member-state nationals took up “hard-to-fill” jobs. According to a report by the House of Lords, this influx improved the United Kingdom’s competitiveness, productivity, and growth, and had no detrimental effect on wage or employment rates. The period from May 2004 to September 2005 saw 293,000 applications for work, yet the economy struggles with a shortage of around 600,000 people in fields like nursing and construction.”
I agree, they should put an end to the system of work permits for union citizens from the new member states.