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EU Fiscal Pact In Trouble. Again. Part MCMXVII

Sweden and Poland are having doubts.  As are the Czechs, despite going through a change in government over the issue.

Meanwhile, Sinn Fein, which didn’t fight all those years to ditch the Brits just to get ruled from Brussels, are threatening legal action without a referendum.

The EU is starting to look more and more like the old Austria-Hungarian Empire, held together with bits of string and gum, legal sleight-of-hand, and increasingly desperate diplomacy.  In the meantime, the markets and fiscal and economic reality march inexorably on.

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