Even when the question is properly specified, they offer voters a binary choice without any consideration of the consequences that potentially flow.
Posts Tagged: EU Referendum
This offers May an historic opportunity.
She rejects Farron’s plan for a second referendum.
In the last year he has lost much of his grassroots support and a powerful patron, leaving him without political armour.
He quotes Paddy Ashdown: “You either believe in democracy or you don’t.”
James Frayne: The public aren’t political geeks, but Blair is wrong to say they weren’t informed on the EU
We were lectured by most of the leading politicians of the day, huge numbers of economists and businesspeople, and the leader of the Free World.
They will debate. They may even ask the Commons to look again. But the Bill will pass.
He warns the House of Lords that amending the Article 50 Bill would exceed their constitutional remit.
The former EU Commissioner warned the Lords of the costs of Brexit.
“Attempts to refight that referendum are a great mistake.”
The Leader of the House of Lords tells peers “the Government is determined to trigger Article 50 by 31st March”.
Yes, it’s a regional party. But the EU referendum was a UK-wide vote, so of course it bought ads in Edinburgh and London.
Lacking tactical coordination or a shared strategic goal, Remainers are suffering for having never had to organise as a faction before the 23rd June.
Also: Tories accused of favouring DUP with Westminster debate; Plaid council faces parent backlash over Welsh-only schooling; and Nesbitt divides UUP by endorsing SDLP.
Her refusal to gossip with journalists makes her serious.