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Michael Gove misunderstands

The UK outside the Single Market? Quelle horreur

By George Magnus  

Michael Gove, Justice Secretary ©Andrew Matthews/PA Wire/Press Association Images

As the time before the EU referendum ticks away, the Remain and Leave camps are still fleshing out their positions, sometimes in quite revealing ways. At the weekend, Michael Gove said that if the UK voted to leave the EU, it would have neither the wish nor the need to remain in the EU’s Single Market. This is a deeply troubling idea.

This position on the Single Market had been alluded…

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