He sets out his view on why so many of his constituents in Mid Norfolk plumped for Leave.
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WATCH: Rayner – “I think that if we end up with a second referendum we will have failed the public.”
Labour’s Shadow Education Secretary tacks her personal view on to a defence of Labour’s corporate position.
“When people say take no deal off the table – you can’t just take a negative away you have to replace it with something”
The Speaker is unlikely to select backbench amendments designed to help her, so her least bad option is a Government one.
Richard Kemp and Lee Rotherham: The backstop’s not the only danger in May’s deal. Its defence plans will undermine NATO.
The UK will then, by negligence, have contributed to a catastrophic defence rift between the continents of Europe and North America.
A tweet from Greg Hands gets to the heart of the matter in a single sentence.
In which the EU’s Chief Negotiator displays exactly the “magical thinking” that is decried when Brexiteers undertake it.
Chris White: The Cooper amendment threatens to damage the constitution in ways that would be very hard to repair
The constitutional crisis MPs are threatening to bring down on all our heads will have wide-ranging and severe consequences.
What exactly are Benn, Cooper and Boles, Creasy, Grieve, Reeves and Corbyn proposing?
WATCH: Corbyn will “sit down with Hamas, Hezbollah and the IRA…yet he won’t meet me to talk about Brexit”
The Labour leader responded by borrowing Hilary Benn’s line that the Prime Minister’s door may be open but her mind is closed.
Nick Boles: Like all revolutionaries, once-reasonable Brexiteers slide towards ever greater radicalism
Where Farage, Johnson and Paterson once praised the Norway option, it is now denounced as apostasy.
“In my personal opinion, Olly Robbins should go to the Tower, in which case he should arrive by river.”
In English, Barnier said: “I’ll have done my job if, in the end, the deal is so tough on the British that they’d prefer to stay in the EU”.
Jonathan Clark: Representative democracy is waning, direct democracy is waxing. So its MPs themselves who will “come to heel”
The object of the exercise is to absorb within a stable democratic practice a new element which, if unabsorbed, may have fatal effects.
Hugo Lucas: We aren’t saying that young people matter more than older people, Chloe. We’re simply saying that they matter.
It is a glaring act of mental collectivisation to lump Our Future, Our Choice in with those who think that over 75s should not be allowed to vote.