NO MORE FREE LOADING: The EU is Giving the UK an ‘Emergency Brake’ on Migrant Benefits

Screen Shot 2016-01-28 at 8.57.17 AMIt’s messed up they should receive them to begin with.

The European Union is offering Britain a new “emergency brake” rule that could help curb immigration from other EU states in a reform package before a British referendum on EU membership, sources close to the negotiations told Reuters on Thursday.

The proposal would give any member state that could convince EU governments that its welfare system was under excessive strain a right to deny benefits to new workers arriving from other EU countries for up to four years.

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