Plus: What anti-Muslim prejudice? I know of a Tory branch that moved their meeting from a pub in an attempt to make a Muslim member feel more comfortable.
Posts Tagged: Europe
George Eustice: We have bungled this negotiation. The best means of putting matters right is to embrace No Deal if we have to.
We are as ready as we are ever likely to be to leave the EU without an agreement. The only question is whether Parliament has what it takes to make the decision.
WATCH: Cox – “We’ve put forward some very reasonable proposals, and we’re now really into the detail of the discussions.”
The Attorney-General says that “we’re now into the meat of the matter” and that discussions have been “robust” and “strong”.
Our survey. A plurality of Party members would back May’s deal were meaningful change made to the backstop
There’s been a jump in support for a time limit. But as we write such change doesn’t look to be forthcoming.
Esther McVey: A loss of trust over Brexit could break our politics. And I shudder to think of the consequences.
This impasse is of Parliament’s creation. It is the failure of some MPs to honour the instructions of the British people which has led us here.
There is a strong case for altering the balance of welfare spending between working people and those retired.
If her revised plan fails, the most likely outcomes are an even softer Brexit or a second referendum.
Whichever way the Prime Minister eventually goes, she will also continue to run the risk of splitting the Conservative Party.
The latter, we believe. And we caution against presuming that they are predisposed to support a revised deal.
East Surrey special meeting. Feeling in the room described as “disappointment”, and Gyimah looked “visibly concerned”.
I’m told that one aggravation was the feeing that the MP was trying to downplay support for a second referendum.
Tory difficulties are bound up with Brexit. Labour’s stretch wider, and are part of wider ones for social democratic and democratic socialist parties.
As Number Ten mulls extending Article 50, local activists should follow the lead of the National Convention.
Plus: No, the Trump-Kim Jong Un summit wasn’t altogether a failure. And: Costa should get his old job back.
The former Agriculture Minister spells out why he has resigned from the Government today over the possible planned delay to Brexit.
The logic of his position was that the UK was leaving by March 29th. It hasn’t changed. The Government’s has. So he’s gone.