Europe - a small union far away of which we know little
Nasty or nice? David Cameron needs a clear blue message
Support for the Tories is fragile. If voters believe that the leader cannot keep the Right in check, they will desert him
The rows over Europe matter because they reinforce the view that these are the “same old Tories” who are self-indulgently obsessing about their private concerns.
Europe is not a self-indulgent private obsession, it is not a how many angels on a pin head row it is the biggest bloody question are politicians are faced with and wanting to sweep it under the carpet so it doesn't frighten the voters is pathetic.