“The first thing to do is to have that election – let the people have their say, and then move forwards from there.”
“The country deserves a better choice for Downing Street than either him or Boris Johnson,” she says.
“Labour’s position is that we would take this to a public vote under a Labour Government.”
He compares the process to climbing a mountain and says it will take ‘vigilance, determination and patience’ to strike a deal.
The Brexit Secretary insists that the European Union has to accept a replacement to the backstop, which he describes as a “unicorn”.
Shami Chakrabarti, the Shadow Attorney General, claims the Opposition will seek one after the Benn Act has been complied with.
“I would vote for a deal, but this is not a deal. It is a pre-election party political broadcast for the Prime Minister.”
“I don’t think there’s much to be gained from speculating on what we may or may not do, what tactics we might choose to deploy later on.”
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“We have shown great flexibility in the interests of reaching an accommodation with our European friends.”
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“If parliament were a laptop, then the screen would be showing the pizza wheel of doom. If parliament were a school, Ofsted would be shutting it down.”
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The Home Secretary declares that the Conservatives will “renew our place as the party of law and order”.
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The Foreign Secretary adds: “As for the Liberal Democrats…when it comes to offences under the Trade Description Act, they’re guilty as charged.”