Opposing it in the hope of something better risks ending up with the worst possible outcome: no Brexit at all.
Posts Tagged: EU Referendum
Only 13 of the more than 100 colleagues who are publicly opposed have said that their position is solely based on that aspect of the plan.
Peter Bone: I helped move Cameron’s Government to deliver the referendum. This deal doesn’t deliver on the result.
It is certainly not the Brexit that people voted for. As Bill Clinton might have said about the main issue: It’s the Sovereignty, Stupid!
A new book about Holocaust and climate change denial also casts light on the American President.
Jim Fitzpatrick acknowledges that May has run down the clock, but argues that alternatives to the deal are increasingly impractical regardless.
The noise that he picks up, with an almost clairvoyant sense, is not that of a queue waiting to vote but of a mob pitching the mighty from their seats.
If May’s deal goes down, three words from John Kerr last year will highlight a choice for this new one.
For all the hype about supposed cross-party momentum behind the idea, our survey found near-identical levels of support and opposition as a month ago.
“Surely the correct response to a poll with a rigged franchise would be to refuse to sanction it with our participation.”
Justine Greening: Brexit. We’re going round in circles – and only a second referendum can give a sense of direction
I also propose the Government staying neutral to recognise that people across the Conservative Party have very genuinely held, but different, views.
Tory MPs were elected on a manifesto which affirmed that “…we continue to believe that no deal is better than a bad deal for the UK.”
We need a new strategic partnership with Ireland. At the moment, that end seems endlessly remote.
She must so less from desire than prudence, since No Deal is the default position – and could happen despite Parliamentary moves to block it.
Profile: David Lidington – the Tory loyalist diverging from his leader over Brexit. And now tipped as her successor.
At the heart of May’s operation, this staunch Conservative is now mulling potential ways to a second referendum with Labour MPs.
At the heart of the disagreement between “People’s Vote” campaigners and the Norway Plus supporters is whether the 2016 result is accepted or not.