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: Richard Benyon MP
The list includes the three who resigned from the Government this evening – and Green, one of the Prime Minister’s oldest allies.
The school strikers have a point, and we ought to listen – not least because we have a great story to tell about what Conservative governments have done.
By longstanding convention the Speaker casts his vote for the status quo. But would he?
Halfon and Stevenson join the Europhile ultras in a very near miss for the Government.
Also: Tory MPs lead the charge against prosecutions of ex-servicemen who served in Ulster; Ulster Unionist leader savages DUP; and more.
Two of them, Sarah Newton and Paul Masterton, were members of the Government, and have resigned.
Some favour a Second Referendum; others, EEA membership. But they have combined to deal the Prime Minister a second bloody blow in a single day.
Also: Scottish Conservatives keep up the pressure over fishing and the backstop; Plaid set out new front bench; and Bradley empowers Northern Irish civil service.
Frank Field, Kate Hoey, Graham Stringer and Kelvin Hopkins voted with the Government.
Also: Three Plaid AMs call for leadership challenge against Wood; Foster breaks new ground at LGBT event; and Sargeant inquiry may not report until Jones steps down.
We now wait to see whether the Remainer rebels will hold their fire until after the June council, and wait for the Customs and Trade Bills.
If we can win the argument for well-regulated, competitive provision of essential services in this sector, we can win it elsewhere.
Brexit offers green opportunities, but it will also open a governance gap that must be filled.
Managing the controversial White Paper through into action is a formidable task for the woman who is mulling a future crack at the leadership.