“Europe is run by a sprawling bureaucracy”: Really? Not true. The European Commission administration is only a little larger than a single city council in the UK — despite the need to translate and interpret between European languages. Evidence This post has been updated to take into account the fact that UK local authorities have suffered substantial cuts in recent years. ShareFacebookTwitterTumblrEmail Posted in:MythbustersTagged with:constitutional affairsdemocracy & scrutiny See more Prev:“EU membership costs us a fortune”: Really? Back: All Posts Next:“The EU forces its will on member countries”: Really?