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Posts Tagged: Europe
May wins – but not by enough to break free from her internal opponents. Too strong to fall and too weak to win, she is, if anything, more exposed to them than before.
“A significant number of colleagues did cast their votes against me, and I’ve listened to what they said.”
The Chairman of the 1922 Executive Committee then reads out the figures. And someone says: “oooh”.
This is what we have been doing at the Dover front line – working hard on preparations for disruption. We are making sure that we stand ready.
Blue-on-blue fire over the Government’s pulling of the meaningful vote which was due today.
The Leader of the Opposition makes his case during today’s emergency debate on yesterday’s events.
“I don’t regret calling the referendum, I made a promise to call the referendum and I called the referendum.”
Is she chickening out on Brexit? Or playing chicken with Commons and Party over her deal? Or merely a headless chicken herself – bent on daily survival?
Lloyd Russell-Moyle does a Heseltine. It’s a demonstration of left-wing infantilism – and a sign of how fraught the Commons currently is.
He challenges the Prime Minister to call a vote on the matter (one that she will duly ignore).
“The Government will step up its work in preparation for [no deal] and the Cabinet will hold further discussions on it this week.”
Norway-to-Canada was one thing. Norway-plus-the-backstop is another. It is inferior even to the Prime Minister’s proposed deal.
Chloe Westley: A message to Remain politicians and their second referendum plot. Vote Leave Two would end your careers.
These politicians have no idea about the wave of contempt that will engulf them, just as they didn’t understand England outside the M25 in 2016.
Chris White: A guide to what could happen in the Commons this week as tomorrow’s vote on May’s deal looms
I set out the various permutations – and translate what the amendments to the Government’s motion mean.