Support for the European Union

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-11-19
Session date: 
November 19, 2014
Reference: 
2014/4592
Question By: 
Fiona Twycross
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How do you react to the latest research by Ipsos-Mori which suggests that support for the EU has grown and is at its highest since 1991?

Answer

Answer for Support for the European Union

Answer for Support for the European Union

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I have not seen this research. However, the point is that we need reform in the EU. As outlined in the Report I commissioned from Dr Gerard Lyons on London's relationship with Europe, successful reform would allow London's economy almost to double in size over the next 20 years.