The Liberal Democrat leader rows back on earlier comments after Ridge suggests her support for another referendum is dishonest.
Posts Tagged: Second EU Referendum
Garvan Walshe: By picking von der Leyen, the EU has ensured that Remain would lose a second referendum
The ‘remain and reform’ mantra was implausible to begin with, but the choice of new EU Commission President fatally undermines it.
It troubles me that Jeremy Hunt called for a second referendum – a message which gives aid and succour to the SNP.
Labour’s latest Brexit policy pleases Shadow Cabinet Remainers, but will it actually win over voters?
Will pro-EU voters ditch the Lib Dems in favour of a Labour Party that has been dragged only reluctantly to a mushier, more confused version of the position?
Jeremy Corbyn argued that “the best thing would be to go back to the people and let them decide”.
The best way to reach across the divide and attempt to gain the trust of ex-Conservative Remainers, is to accept the inevitable.
WATCH: Gyimah – He would vote remain but ‘if I was Prime Minister, I wouldn’t actively campaign’ for it
He was asked how he would vote in a second, three-question referendum on Brexit.
Previous surveys suggest they also want No Deal (even if only as a last resort). We look forward to leadership candidates explaining how the two can be squared.
Also: Welsh and Scottish Labour throw their weight behind EU referendum re-run after poll drubbing; UUP and Sinn Fein leaders in trouble.
It could just be that the next Minister to depart will be none other than the Prime Minister herself.
“It is clear that the only way forward is leaving with a deal; but it is equally clear that this will not happen without compromise on all sides of the debate.”
“The Government will therefore include in the Withdrawal Agreement Bill at introduction a requirement to vote on whether to hold a second referendum.”
WATCH: Cable sets out why he no longer thinks re-running the referendum is “seriously disrespectful” to the voters
The Liberal Democrat leader is part of Marr’s all-Remain line-up this morning.
“The word I jumped on there is ‘option'”, says Marr, “because ‘option’ can mean anything at all.”
YouGov has Johnson top as Next Tory Leader. So do we. It has him winning run-offs. So do we. It finds 79 per of activists want May out. Our figure was 82 per cent…