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State of the Union speech: Barroso at the helm

Barroso at the helm – Bojesen
Jyllands-Posten (Aarhus)

In his speech on the state of the European Union on September 11 to the European Parliament in Strasbourg, the President of the European Commission, José Manuel Barroso, stated –

When you're all in the same boat, you can't say: ‘Your part of the boat is sinking.’ We were in the same boat when things were going well and we are still there when things go badly.