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Tories 99% Satisfied With Cameron EU Plan, Lawmaker Says

U.K. Conservative Party lawmakers, racked by infighting for decades over the European Union, welcomed Prime Minister David Cameron’s plan to renegotiate ties, with one saying nearly all of them would be happy.

“We now have a position that 99 percent of the party would be happy to endorse,” Malcolm Rifkind, who served as foreign secretary in John Major’s government in the 1990s and describes himself as a “moderate euroskeptic,” said in a telephone interview. “It was a breath of fresh air.”