“The Europeans on any of the discussions, nothing can be finalized unless they vote on it. (European parliamentarians) absolutely must be informed and nothing can be put on the (negotiating) table unless they are informed of it. Then they basically have veto power,” Easter said.
“In Canada, it is the direct opposite. We do not know what is going on — other than we do know that there will be another round of negotiations and there is the political framework negotiations. But we are just guessing at what is in them,” he said.
Wayne Easter, Liberal Critic: EU Deal Details Kept From Parliamentarians
Canadaâs elected representatives have been kept in the dark over a multi-billion dollar trade deal with the European Union â and Parliamentarians deserve to know what theyâre signing-off on, Liberal international trade critic Wayne Easter told The Huffington Post Canada Monday. âThe European…