He tells the Commons that if the House of Lords opposes Article 50 it would be committing “political suicide”.
Posts Tagged: Eurosceptics
The by-election is a huge opportunity for our party. We should select someone equipped to pick up crucial votes from Labour and UKIP.
Former Vote Leave organisers are signing up to run local operations for Change Britain.
Daniel Hannan: We will get a good deal – because rational self-interest will overcome the Eurocrats’ fury
While Tusk and Barnier fume, the member states sound rather more emollient.
Iain Duncan Smith: Britain last June. America last month. Now Italy. Next, Germany? France? Holland? Revolt against the elites is sweeping the West.
Are we seeing a convulsion as great as 1968 – or even 1848?
Traditionally, a technocratic government would now steer the country through choppy waters. But this time that could lead to more instability.
The referendum was meant to be about constitutional reform. Instead, it’s become an anti-politics storm which could have wide-reaching consequences.
Evidence suggests that there was a post-June 23rd spike. But a relationship with the referendum is contestable. And the normal trend soon reasserted itself.
The Eurosceptics are in the ascendant, and they feel pretty good about it.
A committed movement, armed with a strong message and moulded into an effective ground machine won out.
Those who say that they want to win the referendum “at any price” need to consider what “any price” might mean in terms of our ability to govern our country.
Trump in the US, Le Pen in France, Hofer in Austria and Brexiteers in the UK all draw strength from the same source.
A rigorous and consistent analysis should lead us to conclude that we are better off taking an active role within the EU.
Nothing in the current campaign gets close to the acrimony that lingered for long years after Maastricht.
Brexiteers peddle myths to themselves, and this leads them to overstate the weakness of the EU.