The Brexit Party has announced its “common sense”, long term plan to rescue ailing British Steel, what they call a strategic national industry.
Party Chairman Richard Tice, speaking exclusively to Breitbart News in advance of a policy launch at British Steel’s Scunthorpe headquarters, said that the troubled company was a strategic national interest which could only be preserved with imaginative long term capital investment.
Steel is a strategic national interest. Our view is that we in this country our government should be able to decide what is required to protect, preserve and invest in such ventures. And of course as we all know if you’re a member of the European Union under state aid rules you can’t do anything which is why we’re in the pickle we’re in.
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