» Monday, June 25, 2007

Prime Minister

Asked if the Prime Minister would go on to become a Middle East envoy, the Prime Minister's Official Spokesman (PMOS) replied that he had nothing to say on the matter. Put to him that there was an expected announcement on this tomorrow, the PMOS repeated that he had nothing to say.

Briefing took place at 15:00 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)

Climate Change

Asked what the Prime Minister would be discussing with Governor Schwarzenegger, the Prime Minister's Official Spokesman (PMOS) told assembled journalists that as people knew when the Prime Minister had met previously with the Governor of California last year, they had agreed to work together to fight climate change, and we had set in place trading mechanisms between California and the UK. With regards to tomorrow, they would meet in the morning, with a press conference to follow. After that, there would be a business leaders round table.

Briefing took place at 9:00 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)

EU Treaty

Asked what the view today was on the referendum on the EU treaty, the PMOS replied that for those who missed the 0500 press conference on Saturday, as the Prime Minister said, we had set out to achieve four red lines, and we achieved them. Did we achieve an amending treaty? Answer: yes. The PMOS said that the Prime Minister would set out in detail this afternoon why he believed the new treaty met our red lines.

Briefing took place at 9:00 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)

Prime Minister

Asked how accurate the reports were about the Prime Minister's next role as Middle East Quartet envoy, the PMOS replied that people should not get ahead of themselves.

Briefing took place at 9:00 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)

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