Here’s our best stab at who is voting for whom, and this list will be updated each morning, as the contest continues.
Posts Tagged: Peter Bone MP
The House was becalmed.
Corbyn choose to eschew Europe altogether in his six questions, leading instead on inequality and votes for young people.
Progressive commentators and saloon-bar orators are wrong to condemn MPs for finding the national issue hard to settle.
Andrew Gimson’s Commons sketch: Leadsom is unbelievably rude to Clarke while Letwin leads a conservative revolution
The Leader of the House is as cloth-eared as Jeremy Corbyn when it comes to dealing with her own backbenchers.
The Prime Minister seemed to imply that if MPs will not bend to her will, she is off.
“We should look again at being able to leave with a negotiated deal, but in order to do that we need time…”
A dedicated band of Conservative pro-Brexit holdouts stands ready to perish rather than let May’s deal pass.
Mostly ERG-aligned Leavers – but roughly ten former Remainers, a core of whom now back a second referendum.
MPs have less than a day to study this revised deal. So today’s vote should be postponed. If it isn’t, they should withhold support from the Government.
Ross Ewing: Let’s face it. In practice, Chope was wrong about this FGM Bill. But in principle, his broader point is right.
The Christchurch MP opposes unscrutinised laws making the statute book. If Ministers are so keen on this measure, they should take it up themselves.
We currently have it at 189 declared for May, versus the 31 publicly opposed, and 93 undeclared.
The DUP also voted with the Opposition. The earlier Government amendment to the motion fell by four votes.
Yesterday in the Commons. More opponents than supporters of the Prime Minister’s deal on the Conservative backbenchers.
That said, there was more backing for her from her party than some of today’s headlines suggest.
But although the Prime Minister looked calm, Nigel Dodds, parliamentary leader of the DUP, did not.