The Shadow Trade Secretary challenges Labour MPs who abandon the Party’s strategy in exchange for “a little bit of money” for their constituencies.
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The Labour frontbencher explains to the House that “the EU did not present itself as a champion of the voiceless”.
That’s in passing – as he sticks to the line that Labour wants a general election and its own negotiation.
WATCH: May blasts Corbyn’s “henchman”, the “inconstant Gardiner”, for fronting Labour’s Brexit u-turns
“The biggest threat to people and this country isn’t leaving the EU, it’s a Corbyn government,” the Prime Minister warned.
Andrew Gimson’s PMQs sketch: Conservative MPs do not look nearly as loyal as one would think to listen to them
The Prime Minister saw off the Leader of the Opposition, but her own backbenchers seemed glum and thoughtful.
WATCH: Labour would negotiate a permanent Customs Union and a strong Single Market deal, says Gardiner
Only his party can deliver a better future, says Barry Gardiner in his opening Channel 4 TV debate statement.
We have the full list from the New Progressive Democratic Liberal National Coalition Party – including a three-way Northern Ireland jobshare.
Labour’s Shadow International Trade Secretary laughs off the Government and the EU’s claim that this deal is a final offer.
WATCH: “To have a second referendum would be to throw this government a lifeline” insists Shadow Minister
Gardiner rebuffs the plea in The Observer this morning from Khan for a further poll on Brexit.
A customs union 1) Greg Hands – As a former Remainer, and an ex-Trade Minister, I know that joining one would deliver Britain the worst of all worlds
We British often like a good compromise. This would be the wrong one.
Plus: Why hasn’t May done a single interview about her Brexit plan since last Friday? And: Take a bow, Gareth Southgate and company.
The Opposition Chief Whip is reported to have “physically intimidated” MPs, but was “ignored” nonetheless.
Corbyn trolls his own pro-EU backbenchers over the EEA, while seeking to pick his battles on the Withdrawal Bill
The Opposition is still pursuing its strategy of deliberate ambiguity – while committing to a policy it knows to be “bollocks”.
WATCH: Gardiner on Labour’s immigration policy. Migration will fluctuate according to the economy’s needs.
In other words, there can be no assumption that under a Corbyn government immigration would come down.
“You were criticising Labour’s party position, weren’t you?”