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Topical issues

Here Civitas writers explain some of the key topics being discussed in the referendum debate. We cut through the spin and fact-check the claims and arguments being made throughout the campaign.

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Can the UK veto new EU laws?

 


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Is the Treasury’s Long term report on Brexit reasonable? 

 


Will Brexit really cost ‘£4,300 per household’?

 


Would we have £350 million to spend on the NHS if we vote leave?

 


Are 3 million jobs at risk from Brexit?

 


Does Britain need the EU more than the EU needs Britain?

 


How much has lobbying affected EU rules on vehicle safety standards?

 


How does the Article 50 exit mechanism work?

 


£55 million per day? Britain’s contribution to the EU 

 


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