The veteran EU-enthusiast explains why he will vote against the Article 50 Bill.
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The Shadow Brexit Secretary explains why he will vote for Article 50 – even if many of his Labour colleagues refuse to.
“Trust the people,” he urges his colleagues.
The Article 50 Bill starts its passage through the Commons today – uniting the Conservative Party and throwing Labour into disarray.
“The Article 50 process must and will involve a partnership between parliament and the executive. But that does not mean that legislation is required simply to initiate it.”
Sturgeon and Farron are out to whip up grievances for party political purposes. And Corbyn doesn’t know what he wants.
The Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union’s full Commons statement.
“The Government cannot trigger Article 50 without an Act of Parliament authorising it to do so.”
Whether by accident or design, the Government’s appeal has led the Supreme Court to kill off two potential threats to Brexit.
Christopher Howarth’s Guide to Brexit: Don’t panic, Leavers. Britain’s going Out – however the Supreme Court rules today
The claimants deserve their day in court. Ministers were right to appeal. And we will still leave the EU.
Rather than accept reality, some are desperately seeking any chance to stay in the EU.
May makes absolutely, blindingly clear what Brexit means – and it’s impossible for her opponents to deny
Out of the Single Market. Out, in effect, of the Customs Union. A Parliamentary vote – but on May’s terms, not Farron’s.
We will do better outside the EU, the Single Market and the Customs Union.
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Lady Hale’s description of the Supreme Court as guardian of the constitution usurps Parliament’s primacy in that role.