So I tweeted back asking precisely that. She reposonded thusly,
@GawainTowler If u like u can say: 'calls on hr/vp Ashton to recognize' but that is same: I think people know a parliament isnt a governmentNo, that isn't the same, not at all. The first tweet is vainglorious, and badly wrong. It is symptom of the gtrowing arrogance of the Strasbourg Assembly, and a sign of where things are going.
Or as I thought.
Who the hell do you think you are? Get back into your box.