Monday, June 14, 2004

Election fallout

Kevin Drum spoils a good post by making links between support for the war in Iraq and the poor showing for the UK and Italy in the EU elections last week.

As much as I wish he were right, I'm afraid that this is just wishful thinking. Almost all incumbent governments (Spain being the most notable exception) got a 'kicking', including Germany and France. While the war no doubt played a part in the UK, I can't help but think he is reaching a little too far this time...
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